Electrochemiluminescence Epidemiologic Detection of Toxoplasma gondii Infection in Pregnant Women With Direct and Indirect Diagnostic Techniques (ELISA Avidity Plus Biochemical Assay), Tehran, Iran

Ehsan Shariat; Ali Dalir Ghaffari; Somayyeh Mosavipoor; Somayyeh Namroodi; Javid Sadraie

Volume 6, Issue 2 , May 2019, , Pages 49-54

  Background and aims: Toxoplasmosis is a very common disease in the world and has two types,including chronic and acute toxoplasmosis. In the chronic toxoplasmosis, the abnormality of tissuefunction is negligible, but in acute toxoplasmosis, the function of the reticuloendothelial system isinterrupted ...  Read More

Infectious Disease
Evaluation of serum concentration of AFP marker in toxoplasmosis pregnant women with high level of IgG and IgM toxoplasma antibody by ELISA assay in a population of Tehran, Iran

Javid Sadraie; Ehsan Shariat Bahadory; Sekhavat Ghaffari Novin

Volume 3, Issue 1 , February 2016, , Pages 3-11

  Background and aims: Toxoplasmosis is a parasitic disease which may cause some laboratory symptoms in infected individuals. One of the main ways of transmition this organism is placenta to fetus pathway. If this transmission occurs in the 3th month of pregnancy, the abortion, central nerve system and ...  Read More

Infectious Disease
Analysis of feral cats role in dissemination of Toxoplasma gondii infection in rural area, Golestan province, North-East of Iran

Somayyeh Namroodi; Ehsan Shariat Bahadory

Volume 2, Issue 4 , November 2015, , Pages 190-196

  Background and aims: Cats carry a lot of zoonotic parasites such as Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii) which causes toxoplasmosis in warm-blooded animals. Toxoplasmosis includes wide range of symptoms in its intermediate and definitive hosts but the worst symptoms have been seen in pregnant women and also ...  Read More