Toxoplasmosis congénita

La infección humana con el protozoo Toxoplasma gondii se produce por ingerir carne cruda o tierra contaminadas, o por falta de cuidado al manipular el contenido de una caja para excrementos de gato infectada. Las mujeres embarazadas infectadas pueden transmitir la infección al feto (toxoplasmosis congénita).Toxoplasmosis congénita


Last reviewed 6/18/2011 by Kimberly G Lee, MD, MSc, IBCLC, Associate Professor of Pediatrics, Division of Neonatology, Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, SC. Review provided by VeriMed Healthcare Network. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc.


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