The causes of toxoplasmosis in newborns
Depending on the method of getting into the body of parasites, this disease is divided into the following forms:
Congenital. It is transmitted from mother to child in utero. The defeat of the body of a pregnant woman leads to a disease in a future baby. Toxoplasma enters the body through the placenta.
Acquired. Infection occurs as a result of contact with contaminated soil, sand, as well as due to non-compliance with basic rules of hygiene. (more…)