Chagas disease, caused by Trypanosoma cruzi, is a major neglected tropical disease affecting the Americas. The epidemiology of this disease in the United States is incomplete. We report evidence of likely autochthonous vectorborne transmission of T. cruzi and health outcomes in T. cruzi–seropositive blood donors in south central Texas, USA.
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Emerging Infectious Diseases|
|State||Published - Mar 2017|
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ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Microbiology (medical)
- Infectious Diseases