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Control of Chagas' disease in Brazil


Parasitology Today 3(11): 336-341
Control of Chagas' disease in Brazil
The current Brazilian programme for the control of Trypanosoma cruzi is described. Particular attention is paid to the successful elimination of Triatoma infestans from much of the southern part of the country. In most cases benzene hexachloride was used for house-spraying.

Accession: 001554310

DOI: 10.1016/0169-4758(87)90117-7

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