Primary Toxoplasma gondii infection in a pregnant human immunodeficiency virus-infected woman

Gianpiero D'Offizi, Simone Topino, Gianfranco Anzidei, Daniela Frigiotti, Pasquale Narciso

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Abstract

We report a 36-year-old HIV-infected woman who developed primary Toxoplasma gondii infection during pregnancy that was treated with spiramycin and antiretroviral drugs. There was no vertical transmission of toxoplasmosis and HIV.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)981-982
Number of pages2
JournalPediatric Infectious Disease Journal
Volume21
Issue number10
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Oct 1 2002

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Keywords

  • Antiretroviral therapy
  • Case report
  • Congenital toxoplasmosis
  • Vertical transmission

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Microbiology (medical)

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