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Acta Trop. 2006 Jul;98(3):247-54. Epub 2006 Jun 23.

Infected dogs as a risk factor in the transmission of human Trypanosoma cruzi infection in western Venezuela.

Crisante G, Rojas A, Teixeira MM, Anez N

Investigaciones Parasitologicas J.F. Torrealba, Facultad de Ciencias, Departamento de Biologia, Universidad de Los Andes, Merida 5101, Venezuela.

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Article type: Curated - Canary ID: 6774

Cause and Effect Analysis Interspecies susceptibility data Shared exposures with humans Shared outcomes with humans Gene sequence data
No No No Yes No
Study type N Routes Sampling Controls Timing
cross sectional 565 mucocutaneous, inhalation, vector, other, ingestion both yes concurrent
Exposures Trypanosoma cruzi
Risk factors Ecosystem
Outcomes Chagas Disease
Species Dogs
Locations location map
Venezuela Cojedes Falcon Distrito (second-order administrative division)
Mérida Los Llanos (area)
Trujillo Distrito Trujillo (second-order administrative division)

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