Volume 99, Issue 6
  • ISSN: 0002-9637
  • E-ISSN: 1476-1645



A healthy 16-year-old girl born and raised in Tucson, AZ, had screening and confirmatory testing revealing Chagas disease; clinical evaluation established that she had the indeterminate form of chronic Chagas disease with evidence of likely autochthonous transmission. DNA was detected by conventional polymerase chain reaction in captured at her home.


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  • Received : 08 Jun 2018
  • Accepted : 14 Aug 2018
  • Published online : 01 Oct 2018

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