IAMAT |International Association of Medical Assistance to Travellers| IAMAT |International Association of Medical Assistance to Travellers|

Belize General Health Risks: Chagas Disease

Chagas Disease is transmitted by the Triatoma insect in rural and suburban areas of Mexico, Central America, South America, and the southern United States.

Chagas Disease - Overview Be Alert to Chagas Disease

Risk is present in forest (sylvatic) ecosystems. Sporadic cases of human infections are reported. Blood supply screening is mandatory.

Main vector: Triatoma dimidiata


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