Adult toxoplasmosis presenting as polymyositis and cerebellar ataxia. Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cerebellar Ataxia
  • Myositis
  • Toxoplasmosis

abstract

  • A patient with toxoplasmosis had cerebellar, spinal cord, nerve root, and skeletal muscle symptoms. Toxoplasma gondii was isolated from skeletal muscle, and toxoplasma antibody titers were persistently elevated. The disease has been recurrent during a 3-year period with only temporary response to specific antimicrobial therapy.

publication date

  • March 1975

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 1078759

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 367

end page

  • 71

volume

  • 82

number

  • 3