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Toxoplasmosis is an infection caused by a common parasite called Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii).
Symptoms of toxoplasmosis
In most cases, toxoplasmosis doesn't cause any symptoms and a person isn't aware that they're infected.
Causes of toxoplasmosis
The toxoplasmosis infection is caused by the Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii) parasite.
Diagnosing toxoplasmosis
If you're infected with the Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii) parasite, your immune system will start producing antibodies to fight it.
Treating toxoplasmosis
Most cases of toxoplasmosis are mild and do not require treatment. Either no symptoms develop, or a full recovery is made without complications.
Complications of toxoplasmosis
A toxoplasmosis infection can sometimes spread to the eyes (ocular toxoplasmosis).
Preventing toxoplasmosis
There are a number of measures you can take to help reduce your risk of developing a toxoplasmosis infection.