Scientific article

Pediatric Chagas disease in Europe: 45 cases from Spain and Switzerland

Published inThe Pediatric infectious disease journal, vol. 33, no. 5, p. 458-462
Publication date2014

Chagas disease, a potentially fatal parasitic infection, is emerging in Europe in the context of international migration but there is little public health attention and frequent lack of clinicians' awareness. To date, there is no published information about clinical characteristics in children.

  • Adolescent
  • Antiprotozoal Agents/adverse effects/therapeutic use
  • Chagas Disease/drug therapy/epidemiology
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Communicable Diseases, Emerging/drug therapy/epidemiology
  • Drug-Related Side Effects and Adverse Reactions/epidemiology/pathology
  • Europe
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Male
  • Spain/epidemiology
  • Switzerland/epidemiology
  • Treatment Outcome
Citation (ISO format)
RODRIGUEZ-GUERINEAU, Luciana et al. Pediatric Chagas disease in Europe: 45 cases from Spain and Switzerland. In: The Pediatric infectious disease journal, 2014, vol. 33, n° 5, p. 458–462. doi: 10.1097/INF.0000000000000139
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ISSN of the journal0891-3668

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