Revista da Sociedade Brasileira de Medicina Tropical
versión impresa ISSN 0037-8682
versión On-line ISSN 1678-9849
SILVA, Luciana Almeida et al. Toxoplasmosis of the central nervous system in patient without immunossupression: case report. Rev. Soc. Bras. Med. Trop. [online]. 2001, vol.34, n.5, pp.487-490. ISSN 0037-8682. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0037-86822001000500014.
The clinical manifestations of acquired toxoplasmosis in the immunocompetent patient rarely include localized neurological signs, which are frequent in the immunosuppressed patient (Aids). The objective of this paper is to report the case of a woman with Toxoplasma gondii brain abscess, without an identified cause of immunosuppression.
Palabras clave : Toxoplasmosis; immunocompetence; Brain abscess; Brain toxoplasmosis.