Introduction & Risk factors
There are two populations who are at high risk for infection with Toxoplasma:
► Infants born to mothers who became infected with Toxoplasma for the first time during or just before pregnancy.
Persons with severely weakened immune systems, such as individuals with HIV/AIDS, those taking certain types of chemotherapy, and those who have recently received an organ transplant.
Latest Publications and Research on ToxoplasmosisUtility of FDG-PETCT and magnetic resonance spectroscopy in differentiating between cerebral lymphoma and non-malignant CNS lesions in HIV-infected patients. - Published by PubMed
The absence of vitreous inflammation: one more challenge in diagnosing toxoplasma papillitis. - Published by PubMed
[Toxoplasmosis mother-to-child screening: study of cases followed in the Pasteur Institute of Tunis (2007-2010).] - Published by PubMed
ApiAP2 transcription factor restricts development of the Toxoplasma tissue cyst. - Published by PubMed
Vitreal, retinal, and choroidal findings in active and scarred toxoplasmosis lesions: a prospective study by spectral-domain optical coherence tomography. - Published by PubMed