Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Dec;19(12):1981-4. doi: 10.3201/eid1912.121892.
Acute Toxoplasma gondii Infection among Family Members in the United States
We investigated 32 families of persons with acute toxoplasmosis in which >1 other family member was tested for Toxoplasma gondii infection; 18 (56%) families had >1 additional family member with acute infection. Family members of persons with acute toxoplasmosis should be screened for infection, especially pregnant women and immunocompromised persons.
Toxoplasma, Toxoplasma gondii, United States, acute Toxoplasma infection, acute toxoplasmosis, families, parasites, protozoa, toxoplasmosis
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