The causes of toxoplasmosis in newborns

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…)