Table 3

Distribution of children by severe forms of congenital toxoplasmosis by time of gestation at which maternal infection was identified (2012, Goiânia/ GO, Brazil)
Maternal screening IC Ocular Neural-optical Systemic P
N % N % N % N %
Before pregnancy 1 9.1 1 10.0 0.0 1 14.3
1st trimester 5 45.5 1 10.0 7 18.4 0.0
2nd trimester 2 18.2 1 10.0 4 10.5 0.0 0.021
3rd trimester 1 9.1 3 30.0 4 10.5 0.0
After birth 2 18.2 4 40.0 23 60.5 6 85.7
Total 11 100.0 10 100.0 38 100.0 7 100.0
P 0.297 0.406 0.001 0.001

Test: x2.

IC = intracranial calcifications.

Avelino et al.

Avelino et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2014 14:33   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-14-33

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