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Toxoplasmosis Recent Travel To Undeveloped Countries
1.8 CM left supraclavicular node soft & stable for 2months now.Ct: swollen para-aortic nodes. Recent acute toxoplasmosis+typhoid o.Male 28 yrs.Cancer?
Can toxoplasmosis IgG take time to reach positive level after Igm return to normal? I recently had 2 positvie Igm tests now negative but so is Igg.
It can ...: IgM is the acute(rapidly formed) antibody against Toxoplasmosis that is initially formed but then your body will start to form IgG antibodies(assuming it's not severely immunocompromised). But if the two IgM/IgG tests are >2-3 weeks apart and still the IgG's remain negative, there is a possibility of a false (+) IgM antibody test. ...Read more
Recently found out I have toxoplasmosis scarring on one of my eyes. Got it as an infant. Now I am planning to get pregnant. Could it get reactivated?
Unlikely: Reactiviation is rare and unlikley during pregnanacy you will not pass the infectin on to the fetus. ...Read more
What are some causes for healthy 35 male to have blood clots in legs and lungs? Non smoker, not over weight, no recent travel, and neg for factor v.
Pain in thigh left leg no swelling heat or redness achyness worried about dvt no recent travel or ops should i worry ?
Hard to tell: If you are active, not terribly.overweight and have no history or family history of DVT it would be unusual there are usually three things that need to combine for dvt: abnormal veins Stagnant blood and abnirmality in you bliod clotting a pulled muscle is more likely however if you dont think this izr the case a venous ultrasound ia best test ...Read more
Rare infection: Toxoplasomosis is a rare infection that can cause problems if it occurs in pregnancy. The main source of toxoplasmosis in the United States is undercooked meat, not cats as everyone assumes. Outdoor cats that kill their own food may introduce toxoplasomosis into the home by passing the organism into their litter box. Indoor cats that consume food that is provided to them will not get toxo. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
.2-1% per year: The chance of a women getting Toxoplasmosis during Pregnancy in the USA is estimated to be between 0.2% and 1%. Risks are increased by new exposure to cat feces, gardening and certain meats. If you are a cat lover, chances are you already have it. Its only worrisome if you acquire it the first time during pregnancy or if you are immune suppressed from HIV or an organ transplant. Bests wishes! ...Read more
Possible: Kittens may become infected from eating raw meat, catching rodents, etc. It is less likely than getting it from a mature animal, but possible. ...Read more
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