Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Toxoplasmosis Evaluation

The evaluation of toxoplasmosis begins with a history and physical exam.

Physical findings in someone with toxoplasmosis may include:

Physical findings in someone with AIDS and toxoplasmosis may also include:

Physical findings in an infant with toxoplasmosis include:

Tests are necessary to make the diagnosis of toxoplasmosis.

Tests that may be used to evaluate toxoplasmosis include:

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Last Updated: Jan 6, 2011 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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