Toxoplasma Gondi


S/S: Mild s/s in healthy adults, mild flu like s/s, swollen lymph nodes, during pregnancy: congenital toxoplasmosis. Headache, confusion, seizures hemiparesis, CN + brainstem involvement, hemiparesis, focal neurological symptoms, CD 4 count < 100 cells / mic L in people with AIDS. II Spread: poorly cooked food containing a spores, infested cat feces, infected mother & blood transfusion. Imaging: MRI: show Ring enhancing lesions in the white matter , basal ganglia, corticomedullary junction. Labs: + antibodies in serology amniotic fluid or positive CSF polymerase chain reaction. Rx : ­čĹë­čĆ┐ Wash hands and wear gloves if you clean the cat litter. Cook meals well.

Prognosticating Multiple sclerosis

Prognosis of Multiple sclerosis ­čĹë Older age at onset ­čĹë Male­čĹëLow VIT D­čĹëSmoking­čĹëMultiple comorbidities­čĹëHigher number & volume of T-2 …

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