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Involvement of the central nervous system in the chronic form of Chagas` disease
(ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 2008)
Background and purpose: Apart from the central nervous system parasitic invasion in chagasic immunodeficient patients and strokes due to heart lesions provoked by the disease, the typical neurological syndromes of the ...
Oral transmission of Chagas' disease Transmisión de la enfermedad de Chagas por vía oral
The traditional transmission pathways of Chagas' disease are vectorial, transfusional, transplacental and organ transplantation. However, oral transmission is gaining importance. The first evidence of oral transmission was ...
Use of a Novel Chagas Urine Nanoparticle Test (Chunap) for Diagnosis of Congenital Chagas Disease
(Public Library of Science, 2014)
Detection of congenital T. cruzi transmission is considered one of the pillars of control programs of Chagas disease. Congenital transmission accounts for 25% of new infections with an estimated 15,000 infected infants per ...
Estado actual en el tratamiento de la enfermedad de Chagas
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2011)
Plasma concentrations of CCL3 and CCL4 in the cardiac and digestive clinical forms of chronic Chagas disease
(Elsevier B.V., 2017-03-01)
The aim of this study was to investigate the plasma levels of the CCL3 and CCL4 chemokines in patients with the cardiac and digestive clinical forms of chronic Chagas disease and in cardiac patients with and without left ...
Urbanization, land tenure security and vector-borne Chagas disease
(The Royal Society, 2014)
Modern cities represent one of the fastest growing ecosystems on the planet. Urbanization occurs in stages; each stage characterized by a distinct habitat that may be more or less susceptible to the establishment of disease ...
Modelling congenital transmission of Chagas` disease
(ELSEVIER SCI LTD, 2010)
The successful elimination of vectorial and transfusional transmission of Chagas` disease from some countries is a result of the reduction of domestic density of the primary vector Triatoma infestans, of almost 100% of ...