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Cerebral and ocular congenital toxoplasmosis complicated by West syndrome.

Eballe AO, Ellong A, Zoua ME, Bella LA, Ngeufack S, Kouam JM, Melong J - Clin Ophthalmol (2010)

Bottom Line: We report a case of a child who presented cerebral and ocular congenital toxoplasmosis associated with West syndrome.He was seen and followed-up in the in patients pediatric and ophthalmologic units at the Gyneco-Obstetric and Pediatric Hospital of Yaoundé in Cameroon between July 2008 and February 2010.

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Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Douala, Cameroon. andyeballe@gmail.com

ABSTRACT
We report a case of a child who presented cerebral and ocular congenital toxoplasmosis associated with West syndrome. He was seen and followed-up in the in patients pediatric and ophthalmologic units at the Gyneco-Obstetric and Pediatric Hospital of Yaoundé in Cameroon between July 2008 and February 2010.

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Mentions: At the age of six months (July 2008), there appeared a psychomotor development retardation with progressive loss of eye-tracking associated with the sudden onset of abnormal movements, characterized by spasm and flexor postures at a rate of about three episodes of 10 spasm and flexor postures per day. The pediatrician made a diagnosis of West syndrome, which was confirmed in August 2008 by an EEG showing hypsarythmia (Figure 1).


Cerebral and ocular congenital toxoplasmosis complicated by West syndrome.

Eballe AO, Ellong A, Zoua ME, Bella LA, Ngeufack S, Kouam JM, Melong J - Clin Ophthalmol (2010)

Electroencephalogram with hypsarythmic tracing.
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f1-opth-4-861: Electroencephalogram with hypsarythmic tracing.
Mentions: At the age of six months (July 2008), there appeared a psychomotor development retardation with progressive loss of eye-tracking associated with the sudden onset of abnormal movements, characterized by spasm and flexor postures at a rate of about three episodes of 10 spasm and flexor postures per day. The pediatrician made a diagnosis of West syndrome, which was confirmed in August 2008 by an EEG showing hypsarythmia (Figure 1).

Bottom Line: We report a case of a child who presented cerebral and ocular congenital toxoplasmosis associated with West syndrome.He was seen and followed-up in the in patients pediatric and ophthalmologic units at the Gyneco-Obstetric and Pediatric Hospital of Yaoundé in Cameroon between July 2008 and February 2010.

View Article: PubMed Central - PubMed

Affiliation: Faculty of Medicine and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Douala, Cameroon. andyeballe@gmail.com

ABSTRACT
We report a case of a child who presented cerebral and ocular congenital toxoplasmosis associated with West syndrome. He was seen and followed-up in the in patients pediatric and ophthalmologic units at the Gyneco-Obstetric and Pediatric Hospital of Yaoundé in Cameroon between July 2008 and February 2010.

No MeSH data available.


Related in: MedlinePlus