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Toxoplasmosis

Parasitology

Protozoa

  1. J.P. Dubey BVSc&AH, MVSc, PhD Senior Scientist

Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470688618.taw0186

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections

How to Cite

Dubey, J. 2010. Toxoplasmosis. Topley and Wilson's Microbiology and Microbial Infections. .

Author Information

  1. Beltsville Agricultural Research Centre, United States Department of Agriculture, MD, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 MAR 2010

Abstract

  • 1
    Introduction
  • 2
    Classification
  • 3
    Structure and Life Cycle
  • 4
    Cultivation, Antigens, Molecular Biology, and Genetics
  • 5
    Clinical Aspects
  • 6
    Immunology
  • 7
    Pathology
  • 8
    Diagnosis
  • 9
    Epidemiology and Control
  • 10
    Chemotherapy
  • 11
    Vaccination
  • 12
    Integrated Control

Keywords:

  • toxoplasmosis;
  • unsporulated oocysts;
  • congenital infection;
  • postnatally acquired infection;
  • encephalitis;
  • necrotic foci;
  • cutaneous hypersensitivity;
  • serologic diagnosis