Presumed toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis in four siblings

Penny A. Asbell, Sten H. Vermund, Albert J. Hofeldt

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Abstract

Four siblings in an East Indian family showed typical ophthalmoscopic findings of toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis. Serologic data confirmed exposure to Toxoplasma gondii and the results of other tests excluded other etiologic agents. Three siblings had documented episodes of ocular inflammation consistent with recurrent toxoplasmic retinochoroiditis. The fourth sibling developed a de novo lesion following an illness consistent with systemic toxoplasmosis.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)656-663
Number of pages8
JournalAmerican Journal of Ophthalmology
Volume94
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 1982
Externally publishedYes

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