Congenital Toxoplasmosis: Introduction
Congenital Toxoplasmosis: Fetal infection with toxoplasmosis.
More detailed information about the symptoms,
causes, and treatments of Congenital Toxoplasmosis is available below.
Symptoms of Congenital Toxoplasmosis
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symptoms of Congenital Toxoplasmosis
Home Diagnostic Testing
Home medical testing related to Congenital Toxoplasmosis:
- Child Behavior: Home Testing
- Child General Health: Home Testing
Wrongly Diagnosed with Congenital Toxoplasmosis?
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Congenital Toxoplasmosis: Complications
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Causes of Congenital Toxoplasmosis
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Disease Topics Related To Congenital Toxoplasmosis
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Congenital Toxoplasmosis: Undiagnosed Conditions
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Misdiagnosis and Congenital Toxoplasmosis
Mild worm infections undiagnosed in children: Human worm infestations, esp. threadworm, can be overlooked in some cases,
because it may cause only mild or even absent symptoms.
Although the most common...read more »
Antibiotics often causes diarrhea: The use of antibiotics are very likely
to cause some level of diarrhea in patients.
The reason is that antibiotics kill off not only "bad" bacteria,
but can also kill the "good"...read more »
Mesenteric adenitis misdiagnosed as appendicitis in children: Because appendicitis is one of the
more feared conditions for a child with abdominal pain, it can be over-diagnosed
(it can, of...read more »
Rare type of breast cancer without a lump: There is a less common form
of breast cancer called inflammatory breast cancer.
Its symptoms can be an inflammation of the breast tissue,...read more »
Blood pressure cuffs misdiagnose hypertension in children: One known misdiagnosis issue
with hyperension, arises in relation to the simple equipment used to test blood pressure.
The "cuff" around...read more »
Children with migraine often misdiagnosed: A migraine often fails to be
correctly diagnosed in pediatric patients.
These patients are not the typical migraine sufferers, but...read more »
Undiagnosed celiac disease in pregnancy harms fetus: The failure
to diagnose the common but less known digestive disease celiac disease (see symptoms of celiac disease...read more »
Misdiagnosed weight-related causes of infertility: A woman's weight status
can affect her level of fertility.
Although obesity or overweight can in themselves...read more »
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Congenital Toxoplasmosis: Research Doctors & Specialists
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Congenital Toxoplasmosis: Rare Types
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Evidence Based Medicine Research for Congenital Toxoplasmosis
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Clinical Trials for Congenital Toxoplasmosis
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and privately supported clinical trials using human volunteers.
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Prevention of Congenital Toxoplasmosis
Prevention information for Congenital Toxoplasmosis has been compiled from various data sources
and may be inaccurate or incomplete.
None of these methods guarantee prevention of Congenital Toxoplasmosis.
- Avoid soil during pregnancy
- Avoid cats during pregnancy
- Avoid cat feces during pregnancy
- Hygiene with raw meat during pregnancy
- Avoid eating undercooked meat during pregnancy
- more preventions...»
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Statistics for Congenital Toxoplasmosis
Congenital Toxoplasmosis: Broader Related Topics
Types of Congenital Toxoplasmosis
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Definitions of Congenital Toxoplasmosis:
Prenatal protozoal infection with TOXOPLASMA gondii which is associated with injury to the developing fetal nervous system. The severity of this condition is related to the stage of pregnancy during which the infection occurs; first trimester infections are associated with a greater degree of neurologic dysfunction. Clinical features include HYDROCEPHALUS; MICROCEPHALY; deafness; cerebral calcifications; SEIZURES; and psychomotor retardation. Signs of a systemic infection may also be present at birth, including fever, rash, and hepatosplenomegaly. (From Adams et al., Principles of Neurology, 6th ed, p735)
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Ophanet, a consortium of European partners,
currently defines a condition rare when it affects 1 person per 2,000.
They list Congenital Toxoplasmosis as a "rare disease".
Source - Orphanet
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