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Volume 28, Number 7—July 2022

Updated Estimates and Mapping for Prevalence of Chagas Disease among Adults, United States

Amanda Irish, Jeffrey D. Whitman, Eva H. Clark, Rachel Marcus, and Caryn BernComments to Author 
Author affiliations: University of California–San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA (A. Irish, J.D. Whitman, C. Bern); Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA (E.H. Clark); Medstar Union Memorial Hospital and Latin American Society of Chagas, Washington, DC, USA (R. Marcus)

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Table 2

Estimated Latin America–born persons with Chagas cardiomyopathy in the United States

Age, y No. infected No. (%) with Chagas cardiomyopathy
18–34 21,353 854 (4)
35–49 69,451 6,945 (10)
All ages 287,711 57,027 (19.8)

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