Fig. 20-12. Actuarial survival of Chagas heart disease patients seen in the United States. A, Survival of the entire group. B, Survival of patients having or not having coronary angiography (see text). C, Survival of patients with and without left ventricular (LV) dysfunction. D, Survival of patients with either LV aneurysm or dysfunction or without either. (A and C from Hagar and Rahimtoola.38 By permission of Mosby-Year Book. B and D from Hagar and Rahimtoola.37 By permission of the Massachusetts Medical Society.)

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