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American trypanosomiasis

Introduction: American trypanosomiasis

Description of American trypanosomiasis

American trypanosomiasis (medical condition): A parasitic infection caused by the protozoa Trypanosoma cruzi and...more »

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Chagas disease:
  »Introduction: Chagas disease
  »Symptoms of Chagas disease

American trypanosomiasis: The agent of South American trypanosomiasis or CHAGAS DISEASE. Its vertebrate hosts are man and various domestic and wild animals. Insects of several species are vectors.
Source: Diseases Database

American trypanosomiasis: Related Topics

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American trypanosomiasis: Rare Disease

Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)

American trypanosomiasis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that American trypanosomiasis, or a subtype of American trypanosomiasis, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)


Ophanet, a consortium of European partners, currently defines a condition rare when if affects 1 person per 2,000. They list American trypanosomiasis as a "rare disease".

Source - Orphanet

American trypanosomiasis as a Disease

American trypanosomiasis: Another name for Chagas disease (or close medical condition association).
  »Introduction: Chagas disease
  »Symptoms of Chagas disease

American trypanosomiasis: Related Diseases

American trypanosomiasis: American trypanosomiasis is listed as a type of (or associated with) the following medical conditions in our database:

Symptoms of American trypanosomiasis (Chagas disease)

Some of the symptoms of American trypanosomiasis incude:

  • Acute form symptoms - The symptoms of the acute form may include:

American trypanosomiasis: Article Excerpts about Chagas disease

Also called American trypanosomiasis (tri-PAN-o-SO-my-a-sis), Chagas disease is an infection caused by the... (Source: excerpt from Chagas Disease: DPD)

American trypanosomiasis: Related Disease Topics

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Source: Diseases Database

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