Which physical findings are characteristic of chronic Chagas disease (American trypanosomiasis)?

Updated: Apr 26, 2019
  • Author: Louis V Kirchhoff, MD, MPH; Chief Editor: Pranatharthi Haran Chandrasekar, MBBS, MD  more...
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Any of the physical findings of acute T cruzi infection can occur in chronically infected persons in whom the infection is reactivating due to natural (HIV infection) or iatrogenic immunosuppression. [116, 117, 118, 119, 120, 121, 122, 123, 124, 125]


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