uk SHEEP farmers running flocks with a barren rate of more than 2% are being offered subsidised blood tests to check whether toxoplasmosis is causing the problem.
What does TOXO stand for?
TOXO stands for Toxoplasmosis
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Toxoplasmosis is a parasitic infection that causes serious illness in an unborn baby if its mother contracts it.
gov/parasites/toxoplasmosis/) Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said toxoplasmosis is "considered to be a leading cause of death attributed to foodborne illness in the United States.
The results show whether the flock has been exposed to EAE and/or toxoplasmosis, allowing an appropriate vaccination programme to be planned later in the year to prevent the two diseases causing similar losses at subsequent lambings.
The current standard treatment for AIDS-associated cerebral toxoplasmosis is pyrimethamine plus sulfadiazine (PS).
Of great concern are malaria and Chaga's disease, while babesiosis, leishmaniasis and toxoplasmosis also contribute to similar risk, in different geographic regions.
These include chlamydiosis, toxoplasmosis and listeriosis.
Abstract Toxoplasmosis manifesting as a parotid mass is rare; our review of the literature found only 6 previously reported cases.