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Why Chagas May Go Undiagnosed

Kirstin R.W. Matthews

Why Chagas May Go Undiagnosed.

By Melody T. Tan and Kirstin R.W. Matthews

An exploratory study of Houston physicians revealed a general lack of awareness about the presence of Chagas disease in Texas. The results suggest the need to better educate health professionals on the diagnosis and timely treatment of Chagas patients in the region.