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Drug treatment of toxoplasmic encephalitis in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
  1. P. Winstanley
  1. Department of Pharmacology and Therapeutics, University of Liverpool, UK.


    Toxoplasma gondii is a ubiquitous parasite, which causes several serious diseases. Until the AIDS pandemic, toxoplasmic encephalitis was largely confined to the pharmacologically immune-suppressed and to cases of congenital transmission. T gondii is now one of the more commonly encountered opportunistic pathogens of advanced AIDS.

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