Trypanosoma cruzi

Record number: 
Adverse Occurrence type: 
MPHO Type: 
Time to detection: 
5 weeks
Alerting signals, symptoms, evidence of occurrence: 
Donor known positive, recipient under surveillance. Positive PCR at week 5 with no signs or symptoms. Negative hemoculture and serology.
Demonstration of imputability or root cause: 
Proven. Donor tested positive by IFA 1:256, two recipients positive during surveillance testing and both were treated once T. cruzi PCR was positive.
Imputability grade: 
3 Definite/Certain/Proven
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