Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

Overview Incidence Risk Factors Symptoms congenital infection Evaluation Treatment specialist Home Care warning signs Prevention Outlook Complications Underlying Cause Transmission

Toxoplasmosis Outlook

What to expect with toxoplasmosis:

  • Toxoplasmosis rarely causes illness in healthy adults.
  • Those with weak immune systems can avoid complications if treatment is started early.
  • In infants, treatment may avoid complications of toxoplasmosis.

Continue to Toxoplasmosis Complications

Last Updated: Aug 13, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
Copyright DSHI Systems, Inc. Powered by: FreeMD - Your Virtual Doctor

PubMed Toxoplasmosis References
  1. Jones JL, Lopez A, Wilson M, Schulkin J, Gibbs R. Congenital toxoplasmosis: a review. Obstet Gynecol Surv. 2001 May;56(5):296-305. [11333376]
  2. Montoya JG, Rosso F. Diagnosis and management of toxoplasmosis. Clin Perinatol. 2005 Sep;32(3):705-26. [16085028]
  3. Wallon M, Liou C, Garner P, Peyron F. Congenital toxoplasmosis: systematic review of evidence of efficacy of treatment in pregnancy. BMJ. 1999 Jun 5;318(7197):1511-4. [10356003]
FreeMD is provided for information purposes only and should not be used as a substitute for evaluation and treatment by a physician. Please review our terms of use.