Toxoplasmosis

Toxoplasmosis is a disease caused by the parasite Toxoplasma gondii. It can be contracted by waste from an infected cat, eating contaminated meat, drinking infected water, or receiving an infected organ transplant or blood transfusion. Problems can include damage to the brain, eyes, and other organs.


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Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases

The Division of Geographic Medicine and Infectious Diseases at Tufts Medical Center in Boston provides a range of preventative, diagnostic and treatment services.
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