Cerebral toxoplasmosis after haematopoietic stem cell transplantation

Agnieszka Zaucha-Prażmo 1, Marzena Samardakiewicz 1, Joanna Dubelt 2, Jerzy R Kowalczyk 1
1 - Department of Paediatric Haematology, Oncology and Transplantology, Medical University, Lublin, Poland
2 - Department of Paediatric Neurology, Medical University, Lublin, Poland
Ann Agric Environ Med

ICID: 1232086
Article type: Original article
 Toxoplasmosis is an opportunistic infection caused by the parasite Toxoplasma gondii. The infection is severe and difficult to diagnose in patients receiving allogeneic haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT). It frequently involves the central nervous system. The case is presented of cerebral toxoplasmosis in a 17-year-old youth with Fanconi anaemia treated with haematopoietic stem cell transplantation (HSCT)
DOI: 10.5604/12321966.1232086    

Recommend this article to:


Related articles in IndexCopernicus™
     Toxoplasmosis [66 related records]
     Fanconi anaemia [2 related records]
     haematopietic stem cell transplantation [0 related records]


Related articles

E Barczykowska, M Cyran,
Evaluation of the frequency of childhood hospitali...
Abstract Introduction. Burns constitute the most common and severe injuries suffered in childhood. Objective. The study was aimed at providing a retrospective analysis of the etiology, location, extent and depth of burns, as well as t...
A Brojanowska, K Kowalczyk,
Wpływ napięcia utleniającego w procesie PEO na ...
Dyfuzyjne warstwy azotowane typu TiN + Ti[sub]2[/sub]N + αTi(N) wytworzone na tytanie w procesie azotowania jarzeniowego zwiększają jego odporność na korozję. Utlenianie elektrochemiczne azotku tytanu w elektrolitach zawierających wapń i fosf...
M Kowalczyk, K Kozak,
Anxiety associated with parachute jumping as the c...
ObjectivesThe aim of the study was to assess the effect of anxiety associated with parachute jumps on selected redox balance parameters in regular soldiers from airborne forces. The study allows estimating whether the paratroopers exposed to high lev...