*  Morphometric study of the fibrosis and mast cell count in the circular colon musculature of chronic Chagas patients with and...
Quantitative studies made on cardiopathic Chagas' disease patients7 and on the circular esophagus musculature of chronic Chagas ... tissue in the Chagas group with megacolon, in comparison with the Chagas group without megacolon and the non-Chagas group. We ... non-Chagas group (p , 0.01). However, there was no significant difference between the non-Chagas group and the Chagas group ... Muscle layer alterations such as myositis and fibrosis that could contribute to the pathogenesis of Chagas' disease megas are ...
  http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0037-86822003000400005
*  The Signal-averaged ElectrocArdiogram in Long Term Follow-up of Chronic CHagas Disease - RIO de Janeiro Cohort - Full Text View...
Chagas Cardiomyopathy. Heart Diseases. Cardiovascular Diseases. Pathologic Processes. Chagas Disease. Trypanosomiasis. ... Trends on acute Chagas' disease transmitted by oral route in Brazil: steady increase in new cases and a concealed residual ... Chagas heart disease. ventricular tachycardia. atrial fibrillation. stroke. cardiac death. signal averaged electrocardiogram. ... The Signal-averaged ElectrocArdiogram in Long Term Follow-up of Chronic CHagas Disease - RIO de Janeiro Cohort (SEARCH-Rio). ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01340963?term=electrocardiogram&rank=3
*  The Signal-averaged ElectrocArdiogram in Long Term Follow-up of Chronic CHagas Disease - RIO de Janeiro Cohort - Tabular View -...
Trends on acute Chagas' disease transmitted by oral route in Brazil: steady increase in new cases and a concealed residual ... The Signal-averaged ElectrocArdiogram in Long Term Follow-up of Chronic CHagas Disease - RIO de Janeiro Cohort (SEARCH-Rio). ... Subjects were born in endemic regions of Minas Gerais, Goias or Bahia States of Brazil and Chagas' disease was diagnosed on ... Cardiac remodeling and predictors for cardiac death in long-term follow-up of subjects with chronic Chagas' heart disease: a ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT01340963
*  Chagas Disease in America: Undiagnosed, Unappreciated - Body Horrors
Crying Wolf: Texan Dogs Used as Sentinels for Chagas Disease. Coming to America: Neglected Tropical Diseases Are Here (To Stay ... the more highways disease have the faster they can spread. Bring Africans into the US with their diseases and those disease ... Chagas is still considered an exotic, foreign disease and, as such, the parasite is rarely considered as a viable diagnosis in ... Chagas is a rare disease in the United States and has typically been associated with immigration from Central and South America ...
  http://blogs.discovermagazine.com/bodyhorrors/2014/11/20/chagas-in-america-undiagnosed/
*  American Trypanosomiasis: Chagas Disease One Hundred Years of Research | 9780123848765 | VitalSource
Chagas Disease One Hundred Years of Research as an eTextbook and get instant access. With VitalSource, you can save up to 80% ... American Trypanosomiasis: Chagas Disease One Hundred Years of Research by Telleria, Jenny; Tibayrenc, Michel ... American Trypanosomiasis: Chagas Disease One Hundred Years of Research Edition by Telleria, Jenny; Tibayrenc, Michel and ...
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*  How is Chagas disease diagnosed?
Chagas disease, which is caused by infection with the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, is known as the silent disease. An estimated ... A specific test is necessary for the diagnosis of Chagas disease. The test detects the presence of the infection through ... Anyone who suspects that they may have Chagas disease should ask their doctor to order this test. ... The Result of My Test Shows That I Have Chagas Disease. Now What? ... Pregnancy and Chagas Disease. *I have had Chagas disease before ...
  http://www.infochagas.org/en/como-se-diagnostica
*  Chagas Disease Therapeutics Market - Revenue, Demands, Industry Analysis, Trends, Growth, and Forecast, 2016 - 2020 | Healthcare
The report, "Chagas Disease Therapeutics Global Clinical Trials Review, H2, 2016″ provides an overview of Chagas Disease ... Chagas Disease Therapeutics market report covers research informatics related to Chagas Disease Therapeutics clinical trials, ... Chagas Disease (American Trypanosomiasis) Therapeutics, Global, Clinical Trials by Phase, 2016. *Chagas Disease (American ... Chagas Disease (American Trypanosomiasis) Therapeutics Clinical Trials, Global, Key Sponsors, 2016. *Chagas Disease (American ...
  http://beforeitsnews.com/healthcare/2016/11/chagas-disease-therapeutics-market-revenue-demands-industry-analysis-trends-growth-and-forecast-2016-2020-2486371.html
*  2017/18 ICD-10-CM Diagnosis Code B57.0: Acute Chagas' disease with heart involvement
Acute Chagas' disease without heart involvement. 2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code Applicable To*Acute Chagas' disease NOS ... B57.3 Chagas' disease (chronic) with digestive system involvement B57.30 Chagas' disease with digestive system involvement, ... B57.4 Chagas' disease (chronic) with nervous system involvement B57.40 Chagas' disease with nervous system involvement, ... Acute Chagas' disease with heart involvement. 2016 2017 2018 Billable/Specific Code *B57.0 is a billable/specific ICD-10-CM ...
  http://www.icd10data.com/ICD10CM/Codes/A00-B99/B50-B64/B57-/B57.0
*  Identification and Assessment of Surrogate Biomarkers for Chronic Chagas Disease - Edecio Cunha-Neto
Although low-grade parasite persistence is a fundamental aspect of chronic Chagas disease, current parasitological assays have ... Chronic Chagas disease affects 10 million people, and the only available drug against Trypanosoma cruzi is marginally effective ... We will then test the classifying ability of validated mRNA markers on the remainder of the REDS II Chagas disease cohort (600 ... Identification and Assessment of Surrogate Biomarkers for Chronic Chagas Disease Cunha-Neto, Edecio Fundacao Faculdade de ...
  http://grantome.com/grant/NIH/P50-AI098461-01-6977
*  Parasite-induced genetically driven autoimmune chagas disease | EurekAlert! Science News
... developing an inflammatory heart condition similar to Chagas disease in humans. ... Researchers have shown that the Trypanosoma cruzi agent of Chagas disease invades host embryo cells and spreads its ... Parasite-induced genetically driven autoimmune chagas disease. PLOS. Journal. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. Keywords. * ... chronic Chagas disease kills many of those infected after they reach 40 years of age. The disease attacks the heart and is the ...
  https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2011-03/plos-pgd032211.php
*  Doença de Chagas em Virgem da Lapa, Minas Gerais, Brasil. IV. Aspectos clínicos e epidemiológicos do aneurisma ventricular...
In view of these results we consider the apical aneurism of the left ventricle as a marker of Chagas' disease and as an ... Keywords : Chagas' disease; Sectional study; Echocardiography; Cardiopathy; Left ventricle aneurism. · abstract in Portuguese ... BORGES-PEREIRA, José; XAVIER, Sérgio Salles; PIRMEZ, Claude and COURA, José Rodrigues. Chagas' disease in Virgem da Lapa County ... disease patients. Three handred, eighty eight people (298 chagasic patients and 90 randomly selected healthy individuals) were ...
  http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_abstract&pid=S0037-86821998000500006&lng=en&nrm=iso&tlng=en
*  Migration spreads Chagas disease from rural Latin America worldwide - UPI.com
... they have brought Chagas disease with them, exporting the potentially fatal illness worldwide. The parasite that causes Chagas ... Health advocates are challenging the belief that the disease has no cure but face apprehension in rural areas, where people ... disease infects 2 million people in Argentina and nearly 10 million people around the globe. ... Night blindness symptom of Chagas *Risk of Chagas disease in Texas higher than thought *Chagas, 'kissing bug' disease, worries ...
  https://www.upi.com/Top_News/World-News/2013/06/07/Migration-spreads-Chagas-disease-from-rural-Latin-America-worldwide/PC-1071370642420/
*  Clinical Assessment, Neuroimaging and Immunomarkers in Chagas Disease Study (CLINICS) - Tabular View - ClinicalTrials.gov
Clinical Assessment, Neuroimaging and Immunomarkers in Chagas Disease Study (CLINICS). Official Title ICMJE CHADSS: Chagas ... Chagas disease conveys stroke risk through two established mechanisms: structural cardiac disease and chronic inflammation. ... brain atrophy and white matter disease will be more common in patients with Chagas disease heart failure when compared to other ... The main purpose of the study is to determine noninvasive markers of brain involvement in Chagas disease. In a subgroup of ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/record/NCT01650792
*  "American Trypanosomiasis" by Iowa State University Center for Food Security and Public Health
Chagas disease is transmitted by the bites of triatomine insects, or ... Many mammals can be infected with the parasite that causes this disease; however, among animals, clinical cases have been ... is an important cause of heart disease, megaesophagus and megacolon among people in Mexico, Central and South America. ... American trypanosomiasis (Chagas disease) is an important cause of heart disease, megaesophagus and megacolon among people in ...
  http://lib.dr.iastate.edu/cfsph_factsheets/33/
*  CDC - Chagas Disease
Education and information about Chagas Disease, Triatomine bugs, Kissing Bugs, fact sheets, information for special groups, ... Chagas disease is named after the Brazilian physician Carlos Chagas, who discovered the disease in 1909. It is caused by the ... Chagas disease is considered one of the neglected parasitic infections (NPI), a group of five parasitic diseases that have been ... Article (MMWR - July 6, 2012): Congenital Transmission of Chagas Disease � Virginia, 2010 ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/chagas/index.html
*  Chagas Disease
Important It is possible that the main title of the report Chagas Disease is not the name you expected. Please check the ... Chagas Disease. Important It is possible that the main title of the report Chagas Disease is not the name you expected. Please ... Chagas Disease occurs primarily in Central and South America.. Resources. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention 1600 ... about 10 to 30 percent of people with Chagas Disease develop the more severe symptoms associated with "chronic" Chagas Disease ...
  https://www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/chagas-disease
*  CDC - Chagas Disease - Detailed FAQs
Detailed Fact Sheet about Chagas Disease, Triatomine bugs, Kissing Bugs, fact sheets, information for special groups, ... How is Chagas disease treated?. *I plan to travel to a rural area of Latin America that might have Chagas disease. How can I ... What is Chagas disease?. Chagas disease is caused by the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi, which is transmitted to animals and people ... In what parts of the world is Chagas disease found?. People who have Chagas disease can be found anywhere in the world. However ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/parasites/chagas/gen_info/detailed.html
*  Chagas disease | pathology | Britannica.com
Chagas disease, infection with the flagellate protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi. It is transmitted to humans by bloodsucking reduviid ... The disease is most often transmitted by contact with the feces of infected insects, commonly through ... digestive system disease: Motility. In Chagas disease, parasites called trypanosomes invade the neural tissue and directly ... is a major vector of Chagas disease in South and Central America. It also has been much used in insect physiology and disease ...
  https://www.britannica.com/science/Chagas-disease
*  Chagas Disease - DNDi
Population pharmacokinetics study of benznidazole in children with Chagas disease (pop PK Chagas). ... Chagas Disease. Fexinidazole adult dosing regimens Phase II. NCT02498782 , Bolivia Study to evaluate fexinidazole dosing ... Optimization of PCR technique to assess parasitological response for patients with chronic Chagas disease (PCR). ... Proof-of-concept study of E1224 to treat adult patients with Chagas disease.. ...
  https://www.dndi.org/2016/clinical-trials/clinical-trials-chagas/
*  WHO | New global effort to eliminate Chagas disease
Partners set out strategy against the 'kissing bug' disease. 3 July 2007 , Geneva - A new effort to eliminate Chagas disease by ... Chagas disease is a serious, potentially life-threatening illness caused by a protozoan parasite called T. cruzi. Early ... While Chagas disease is controlled in many countries in the Americas, commitment must be strengthened as elimination of the ... "PAHO's successes in Chagas control are a significant contribution to the global strategy to eliminate this debilitating disease ...
  http://www.who.int/mediacentre/news/releases/2007/pr36/en/
*  Chagas disease in prehistory
FERREIRA, Luiz F.; JANSEN, Ana M. y ARAUJO, Adauto. Chagas disease in prehistory. An. Acad. Bras. Ciênc. [online]. 2011, vol.83 ... Palabras clave : ancient DNA; Chagas disease; mummies; paleoepideiology; paleoparasitology; Trypanosoma cruzi. · resumen en ... However, paleoparasitological data based on molecular tools showed that Trypanosoma cruzi infection and Chagas disease were ... The classical hypothesis proposes that Chagas disease has been originated in the Andean region among prehistoric people when ...
  http://www.scielo.br/scielo.php?script=sci_abstract&pid=S0001-37652011000300022&lng=es&nrm=iso&tlng=en
*  IAMAT | Honduras | Chagas Disease
Chagas Disease - Overview Be Alert to Chagas Disease Risk is present in rural areas below 1500m with the highest incidence ... General Health Risks: Chagas Disease. Chagas Disease is transmitted by the Triatoma insect in rural and suburban areas of ...
  https://www.iamat.org/country/honduras/risk/chagas-disease
*  IAMAT | Guatemala | Chagas Disease
Chagas Disease - Overview Be Alert to Chagas Disease Risk is present in rural areas below 1500 m / 4,921 ft with the highest ... General Health Risks: Chagas Disease. Chagas Disease is transmitted by the Triatoma insect in rural and suburban areas of ...
  https://www.iamat.org/country/guatemala/risk/chagas-disease
*  Chagas Disease
... is mainly transmitted by an insect bite. Antiparisitic treatment can combat this disease which, if untreated, ... Chagas Disease. Héma-Québec implements a new measure to ensure the safety of the blood product supply ... The countries targeted by the blood donation eligibility criterion concerning Chagas disease are: Argentina, Belize, Bolivia, ... will be given a screening test for Chagas disease. This is also the case for donors born in one of these countries or whose ...
  http://www.hema-quebec.qc.ca/publications/communiques/archives/2009/communiques/2009-05-27.en.html
*  Chagas Disease After Organ Transplantation --- Los Angeles, California, 2006
Chagas Disease After Organ Transplantation --- Los Angeles, California, 2006. Chagas disease is an infection caused by the ... He had no identifiable risk factors for T. cruzi infection (e.g., travel to a country endemic for Chagas disease). He was ... Patients with acute Chagas disease should be treated as early as possible in the course of the infection. Available treatments ... Acute Chagas disease in severely immunocompromised patients is of special concern because the clinical course is often severe ...
  https://www.cdc.gov/mmwr/preview/mmwrhtml/mm5529a3.htm