Which neonatal EEG findings are characteristic of toxoplasmosis?

Updated: Oct 03, 2019
  • Author: Rosalia C Silvestri-Hobson, MD; Chief Editor: Selim R Benbadis, MD  more...
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Fetal toxoplasmosis is less disruptive, at least in terms of ultradian sleep cycle organization. It is associated with more variable EEG patterns. In cytomegalovirus, the EEG is frequently inactive.


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