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Notified by bloodbank that im + for t-cruzi virus a few years ago and asked my dr what to do and he said he never heard of it. Do i need treatment?

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Dr. Alan Cohen
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In brief: Trypanosoma cruzii

Yes , definitely seek treatment.
It is not a virus. It's a parasite. It causes chaga's disease. It can affect internal organs. Treatment needs to commence asap. It is acquired by the bite of the reduvid bug.

In brief: Trypanosoma cruzii

Yes , definitely seek treatment.
It is not a virus. It's a parasite. It causes chaga's disease. It can affect internal organs. Treatment needs to commence asap. It is acquired by the bite of the reduvid bug.
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