Canterbury DHB


Toxoplasmosis Prophylaxis

Primary Prophylaxis

Toxoplasmosis in intensively treated patients is rare and is usually related to disease reactivation within allogeneic recipients. The following is recommended:

Secondary Prophylaxis

This is to prevent a recurrence after proven toxoplasmosis.

Check CBC + diff weekly. Continue for at least six months, or longer if continued immune suppression / GvHD.

About this Canterbury DHB document (4983):

Document Owner:

Ruth Spearing and Sarah Metcalfe (see Who's Who)

Issue Date:

November 2016

Next Review:

November 2018


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Topic Code: 4983