Recent Examples of toxoplasmosis from the Web
The drug is the only approved treatment for toxoplasmosis, an infection which is especially risky for pregnant women, people with AIDS and cancer patients.
John and Peggy Davliakos said doctors have diagnosed their son's condition as being a result of toxoplasmosis, an infection caused by a parasite found in cats.
Also, toxoplasmosis spread by free roaming cats not only kills wildlife, but is very dangerous to many humans.
That means wildlife, particularly marsupials, are really susceptible to toxoplasmosis.
Mr. Shkreli, 32, gained attention in September after the huge overnight increase in the price of Daraprim, a six-decade-old drug that is the standard of care for toxoplasmosis, a serious parasitic infection.
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Origin and Etymology of toxoplasmosis
First Known Use: 1926See Words from the same year
Medical Definition of toxoplasmosis
: infection with or disease caused by a sporozoan of the genus Toxoplasma (T. gondii) that invades the tissues and may seriously damage the central nervous system especially of infants
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