Association between seroprevalence of IgG anti-Toxoplasma gondii and risk factors for infection among pregnant women in Climério de Oliveira Maternity, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.

Abstract

Maternal Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii) infection can lead to spontaneous abortion, fetal malformation, and numerous sequelae in the newborn, including visual and hearing impairment. T. gondii serology was determined in pregnant women and their newborns who were referred to Climério de Oliveira Maternity, Federal University of Bahia, and the possible… (More)
DOI: 10.1590/S1678-9946201759090

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@article{Avelar2017AssociationBS, title={Association between seroprevalence of IgG anti-Toxoplasma gondii and risk factors for infection among pregnant women in Clim{\'e}rio de Oliveira Maternity, Salvador, Bahia, Brazil.}, author={Maria Virginia Avelar and Victor Otero Martinez and Daniel Lima de Moura and Indira Alves Barros and Anderson Alves da Silva Primo and Alan Oliveira Duarte and Neci M Soares and Fernanda Washington de Mendonça Lima}, journal={Revista do Instituto de Medicina Tropical de Sao Paulo}, year={2017}, volume={59}, pages={e90} }