What is Toxoplasmosis?

It is a parasitic disease caused by parasite toxoplasma. Animals are infected by eating infected meat, by ingestion of feces of a cat that has itself recently been infected, and by transmission from mother to fetus.

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Can Toxoplasmosis cause neurological problems such as random pains, weakness, numbness and so on? I am a 50 yr old, straight white male, 5' 10.5...

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Toxoplasmosis at age 20 will not cause any symptoms at age 50. You need detailed evaluation to establish the cause of your symptoms. It is...

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My ophtmologist found a black spot behind my right eye. My pressure is fine and never found it in the last 10 years I've been seeing him. He said...

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Toxoplasmosis can cause retinal scar in inactive form and in active form it can cause chorioretinitis involving the posterior segment of the...

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