I Have Ocular Toxoplasmosis

A Ocular Toxoplasmosis anonymous support group with information on diagnosis, treatment, symptoms, along with personal stories and experiences with Ocular Toxoplasmosis. You're not alone. 16 People

    My 6-yr Old Was Just Diagnosed

    3 weeks ago my daughter was diagnosed with congenital ocular toxoplasmosis that she contracted from her birth mother (late trimester) so she does not have the neurological issues that can come from early trimester contraction. However, we have been on the medications (4) for two...
    AustinMom AustinMom
    46-50, F
    4 Responses Jul 11, 2012

    I Am 27 Years Old And Have Ocular Toxoplasmosis

    I've lost my vision from my right eye due to the parasite. My mother I think contracted the parasite when she was pregnant from me, from either undercooked meat or feline poop. It's sad because there's no cure and I have it in both eyes. Fortunately, the parasite hasn't...
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    Oct 13, 2013

    Ocular Toxoplasmosis

    I contracted it when I was 2 but was misdiagnosed. It wasn't until two years later that it was correctly diagnosed and by that time, I was completely blind in my right eye! I'm 32 yrs old now and I've had 36 eye surgeries on my right eye. I have constant pain and pressure. The...
    Whitneypaige Whitneypaige
    3 Responses Oct 10, 2012

    I'm 28 years old and

    as far as I can remember I've always have had toxoplasmosis. I do have them on both eyes but the damage to the central retina is only in my right eye. I've learned to deal with it but truthfully it hasn't been easy I've had 2 flare ups in the past 10 years. It sucks because you...
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    Jun 24, 2014
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