Chagas Disease

Known as: American Trypanosomiasis, chaga diseases, disease chagas 
Infection with the protozoan parasite TRYPANOSOMA CRUZI, a form of TRYPANOSOMIASIS endemic in Central and South America. It is named after the… (More)
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Review
2012
Review
2012
Chagas disease, also known as American trypanosomiasis, is a chronic infection caused by Trypanosoma cruzi, a protozoan parasite… (More)
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Review
2011
Review
2011
Chagas' disease is caused by the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi and causes potentially life-threatening disease of the… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Political repression and/or economic stagnation stimulated the flow of migration from the 17 Latin American countries endemic for… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
sis (Chagas disease), along with its causal agent Trypanosoma (Schizotrypanum) cruzi, which was discovered by Carlos Chagas in… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Chagas disease is a chronic, systemic, parasitic infection caused by the protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi, and was discovered in 1909… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
People in the bottom billion are the poorest in the world; they are often subsistence farmers, who essentially live on no money… (More)
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
Human infection with the protozoa Trypanosoma cruzi extends through North, Central, and South America, affecting 21 countries… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Whole-genome sequencing of the protozoan pathogen Trypanosoma cruzi revealed that the diploid genome contains a predicted 22,570… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Chagas disease is caused by the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi. During the past decades, after urban migrations, Chagas… (More)
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Highly Cited
1956
Highly Cited
1956
A study of the most important clinical and pathologic aspects of Chagas' disease has been presented , on the basis of the… (More)
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