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.

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May 2021

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Topic Code: 4983