Assessment of seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in blood donors applied to the blood center of Gazi university hospital


Yilmaz A., Yazici E., Turk C.

IRANIAN JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY, vol.13, no.2, pp.243-247, 2021 (Journal Indexed in ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 13 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.18502/ijm.v13i2.5986
  • Title of Journal : IRANIAN JOURNAL OF MICROBIOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.243-247

Abstract

Background and Objectives: Toxoplasmosis is a life-threatening zoonotic infection in immunosuppressive individuals. Determining the prevalence and seropositivity rates of toxoplasmosis in asymptomatic blood donors is crucial in terms of the risk status of the transmission of this infection to the blood recipients.