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Toxoplasma retinitis/encephalitis 9 months after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation

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In a 34-year-old patient toxoplasma retinitis/ encephalitis developed 9 months after bone marrow transplantation. The BMT was complicated with a serious GVHD. Although she initially responded well to antibiotic therapy she died 2 years after BMT due to progressive infection.

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Brinkman, K., Debast, S., Sauerwein, R. et al. Toxoplasma retinitis/encephalitis 9 months after allogeneic bone marrow transplantation. Bone Marrow Transplant 21, 635–636 (1998). https://doi.org/10.1038/sj.bmt.1701128

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  • toxoplasma
  • bone marrow transplant
  • retinitis
  • encephalitis

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