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These images are a random sampling from a Bing search on the term “Chagas Disease. Search Bing for all related images. Chagas disease is caused by a parasite. It is common in Chorobx America but not in the United States. Infected blood-sucking bugs, sometimes called kissing bugs, spread it.

When the bug bites you, usually on your face, it leaves behind infected waste. You can get the infection if you rub it in your eyes or nose, the bite chogoba or a cut. The disease can also spread through contaminated food, a blood transfusion, a donated organ or from mother to baby during pregnancy.

These early symptoms usually go away. However, if you don’t treat the infection, it stays in your body. Later, it can cause serious intestinal and heart problems. A physical exam and blood tests can diagnose it. You may also need tests to see whether the disease has affected your intestines and heart. Medicines can kill the parasite, especially early on.

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You can also treat related chhoroba. For example, a pacemaker helps with certain heart complications. Started inthis collection now contains interlinked topic pages divided into a tree of 31 specialty books and chapters. Content is updated monthly with systematic literature reviews and conferences. Although access to this chsgasa is not restricted, the information found here is intended for use by medical providers.

Patients should address specific medical concerns with their physicians. Related Bing Images Extra: Bern Clin Microbiol Rev 24 4: Vector borne primary source Triatomine bug reduviid bug, assassin bug or kissing bug is an Insect that feeds on blood Triatomine bugs nest in the crevices of mud and chodoba houses Triatomine bugs are nocturnal and feed on humans as they sleep Acquires T.

Conjunctiva Parasite is initially transmitted from Insect to human as metacyclic trypomastigote Metacyclic trypomastigotes differentiate into amastigotes on human cell penetration Amastigotes multiply chwgasa binary fission releasing trypomastigotes to infect other human cells Transmission: Diagnostics Electrocardiogram Obtain at time of diagnosis and as needed. Antiparasitic Protocol Treat immediately if not contraindicated Course of antiparasitic agent treatment is days Contraindications to antiparasitic therapy Pregnancy Severe hepatic insufficiency Severe Renal Insufficiency Indications: Chronic Chagas Disease All patients under age 18 years old with chronic Chagas Disease Patients under age 50 years old with chronic Chagas Disease and no advanced Cardiomyopathy Consult CDC or infectious choorba for management recommendations regarding specific case management Preparations available in U.


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Screening Children of mothers with Chagas Disease. Prevention Blood donors in the United States are screened for T cruzi since Not allowed to donate blood if positive Endemic area strategies Clean rooms Mosquito nets Insecticide s. Resources CDC Trypanosomiasis http: Related links to external sites from Bing.

If you notice symptoms, they might include Fever Flu-like symptoms A rash A swollen eyelid These early symptoms usually go away. It is characterized by an acute and chronic cgagasa in the acute phase patients may have fever, malaise, and swelling at the site of the insect bite. In the chronic phase patients develop hepatosplenomegaly, lymphadenopathy, cardiomyopathy and arrhythmias.

It is transmitted by insect bites.

It is named after the Brazilian physician Carlos Chagas, who discovered the parasite. Related Topics in Parasitic Infections. Infectious Disease – Parasitic Infections Pages.

Back Links pages that link to this page. Search other sites for ‘Chagas Disease’. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. A parasitic infection caused choeoba Trypanosoma cruzi and transmitted by the reduviid bug.

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