Myocarditis can occur at any age and in both sexes but males are slightly more affected than females. Infants and immunosuppressed adults are at risk for Chagas's disease (South American
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656 Myocarditis trypanosomiasis), a disease that occurs with insect bites, particularly in Brazil, Argentina, and Chile. In the United States, myocarditis most typically occurs in the fifth decade of life and has no known racial or ethnic considerations.
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