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Is Toxoplasmosis Dangerous

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HELP dangers of toxoplasmosis/ histoplasmosis from cats

can you get histoplasmosis from cats? Which dangers are more serious a cat who NEVER goes outside but has an litter box OR an outdoor cat(no litter box) that beings in dead mice/birds and leaves them strewn about the kitchen and what are the...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
AIDS patients with low CD4 counts (< 200) are advise to be careful handling cat litter boxes to avoid direct exposure to urine/feces. Using gloves to handle waste is often recommended but overall risk is low. Similarly, common sense approach to... Read more »

Catr Toxoplasmosis

Thank you for responding to my question on December 7th in reference to the dangers of cats and... Read more »

toxoplasmosis

Hi Dr. Young,could you tell me if the test for toxoplasmosis is done as a routine included in the... Read more »
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AIDS InfoNet

Toxoplasmosis

What Is Toxoplasmosis? How Common Is Toxo? How Is Toxo Diagnosed? How Is Toxo Treated? How Do I Choose a Treatment for Toxo? Can Toxo Be Prevented? The Bottom Line What Is Toxoplasmosis? Toxoplasmosis (toxo) is an infection caused by the... Read more »
InfoRed SIDA

Toxoplasmosis

¿Qué Es la Toxoplasmosis¿ ¿Qué Común Es la Toxo? ¿Cómo se Diagnostica la Toxo? ¿Cómo Se Trata la Toxoplasmosis? ¿Cómo Elijo un Tratamiento Para la Toxoplasmosis? ¿Se Puede Prevenir la Toxoplasmosis? En Pocas Palabras ¿Qué... Read more »
U.S. National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases

Aprende Sobre La Toxoplasmosis o Infección del Cerebro

¿Qué puedes hacer para prevenir la toxoplasmosis? La toxoplasmosis es una infección muy grave que frecuentemente afecta al cerebro. Si tienes el virus que causa el SIDA (VIH), tienes mayor riesgo de contraer esta infección. Esta... Read more »
U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Usted Puede Prevenir la Toxoplasmosis

?Qu es la toxo? ?Cules son los sntomas de enfermedad relacionados con la toxo? ?Cmo se propaga o transmite la toxo? ?Cmo puedo protegerme de la infeccin de toxo? ?Qu ocurre cuando alguien con el VIH tiene una infeccin de toxo? ?Qu debo hacer... Read more »
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Toxoplasmosis

Posted by Anonymous
Just wondering if any of you have had, or known others who have had, toxoplasmosis. can you give me some information regarding long term effects in advanced infections?? Thank you soooo much! My email address is kalicrow@hotmail.com! thanks again!

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DENIALISTS - A DANGEROUS GAME

Posted by Survivor, 3 Replies
Sally, wana play?

Table for one please.. As far out of sight the better.... Read more »

a dangerous touch

Posted by Anonymous, 2 Replies
To be short, a sex worker touch me on my neck. My neck was shaved half an hour ago when I had my hair cut.

If the sex worker had just finished her job for a client and her hand was contaminated with the man's semen, and the sex worker dose not clean... Read more »

HeteroSex is DANGEROUS!

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
For all those who continually say heterosex is not as dangerous for a man.. Here is a posting from JAMA HIV/AIDS

The rate of male-to-female transmission was not significantly different from the rate of female-to-male transmission (12.0 per 100... Read more »