Diagnostic Approach to Ocular Toxoplasmosis

  title={Diagnostic Approach to Ocular Toxoplasmosis},
  author={Justus Gerhard Garweg and Jolanda DF de Groot-Mijnes and Jos{\'e} G. Montoya},
  booktitle={Ocular immunology and inflammation},
Toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis is deemed a local event, which may fail to evoke a detectable systemic immune response. A correct diagnosis of the disease is a necessary basis for estimating its clinical burden. This is not so difficult in a typical clinical picture. In atypical cases, further diagnostic efforts are to be installed. Although the aqueous humor may be analyzed for specific antibodies or the presence of parasitic DNA, the DNA burden therein is low, and in rare instances a… CONTINUE READING


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