• CDC - Chagas Disease

    www.cdc.gov/parasites/chagas Chagas disease is named after the Brazilian physician Carlos Chagas, who discovered the disease in 1909. It is caused by the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi ...
  • Chagas Disease: Facts on Treatment, Diagnosis & Symptoms

    www.medicinenet.com/chagas_disease/article.htm Chagas disease is an infection caused by a protozoan parasite (Trypanosoma cruzi) that can result in acute inflammatory skin changes (chagomas). Read more about ...
  • Chagas disease - Mayo Clinic

    www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chagas-disease/basics/.../CON-20030854 Chagas disease — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, causes, treatments of this parasitic infection.
    • Chagas Disease FAQ: Is Kissing Bug Disease the AIDS of the ...

      www.webmd.com/news/20120531/chagas-disease-faq May 31, 2012 -- Chagas disease is being called the new "AIDS of the Americas." The shocking comparison has put this neglected tropical disease in headlines ...
    • Chagas disease - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

      en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chagas_disease Chagas disease, also known as American trypanosomiasis, is a tropical parasitic disease caused by the protozoan Trypanosoma cruzi. [1] It is spread mostly ...
    • Chagas disease Symptoms - Mayo Clinic

      www.mayoclinic.org/diseases-conditions/chagas-disease/basics/.../CON-20030854 Chagas disease can cause a sudden, brief illness (acute), or it may be a long-lasting (chronic) condition. Symptoms range from mild to severe, although many people ...
    • Chagas disease: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

      www.nlm.nih.gov/medlineplus/ency/article/001372.htm Chagas disease is caused by the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi. It is spread by the bite of reduviid bugs and is one of the major health problems in South America.
    • WHO | Chagas disease (American trypanosomiasis)

      www.who.int/mediacentre/factsheets/fs340/en Chagas disease, also known as American trypanosomiasis, is a potentially life-threatening illness caused by the protozoan parasite Trypanosoma cruzi (T. cruzi). It is ...
    • Chagas disease - Texas Department of State Health Services

      www.dshs.state.tx.us/idcu/disease/chagas Chagas Disease Chagas disease is caused by the parasite Trypanosoma cruzi. This parasite is spread by triatomine or “kissing” bugs. Animals, including ...
    • Chagas Disease - WebMD

      www.webmd.com/a-to-z-guides/chagas-disease Important It is possible that the main title of the report Chagas Disease is not the name you expected. Please check the synonyms listing to find the ...