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Disease Toxoplasmosis, Ocular

Name Toxoplasmosis, Ocular
Synonyms Ocular Toxoplasmoses | Ocular Toxoplasmosis | Toxoplasmoses, Ocular
Definition Infection caused by the protozoan parasite TOXOPLASMA in which there is extensive connective tissue proliferation, the retina surrounding the lesions remains normal, and the ocular media remain clear. Chorioretinitis may be associated with all forms of toxoplasmosis, but is usually a late sequel of congenital toxoplasmosis. The severe ocular lesions in infants may lead to blindness.
Categories Eye disease | Parasitic disease
MeSH® ID D014126

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1. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Eye Infections, Parasitic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Toxoplasmosis, Ocular Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesParasitic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Protozoan Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Coccidiosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Toxoplasmosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Toxoplasmosis, Ocular Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
3. DiseasesEye Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Eye Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Eye Infections, Parasitic Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Toxoplasmosis, Ocular Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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