Origin of toxoplasmosisModL: see toxic, -plasm, and -osis
toxoplasmosis - Medical Definition
n.pl. toxoplasmoses (-mō′sēz)
- A congenital disease characterized by lesions of the central nervous system that can cause blindness and brain damage.
- An acquired disease characterized by fever, swollen lymph nodes, and lesions in the liver, heart, lungs, and brain.