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`Concentric and Eccentric` Target Signs in Cerebral Toxoplasmosis

Published:January 14, 2022DOI:https://doi.org/10.1016/j.amjmed.2021.12.005
      Cerebral toxoplasmosis is the common neurological manifestation in immunocompromised patients with human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), which, if left untreated, could be fatal.
      • Dunay IR
      • Gajurel K
      • Dhakal R
      • Liesenfeld O
      • Montoya JG.
      Treatment of toxoplasmosis: historical perspective, animal models, and current clinical practice.
      ,
      • Luft BJ
      • Hafner R
      • Korzun AH
      • et al.
      Toxoplasmic encephalitis in patients with the acquired immunodeficiency syndrome. Members of the ACTG 077p/ANRS 009 Study Team.
      Hence, early diagnosis is mandatory for further management.

      Abbreviations:

      HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus), MRI (Magnetic Resonance Imaging), IgG (Immunoglobulin G), IgM (Immunoglobulin M)
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