TABLE 5.

Detection of T. gondii in patient samples

CaseDelay (days) between:SampleB1 PCR resultMouse inoculation result (no. positive/total)
Beginning of symptoms and samplingSampling and inoculation of mice
61611BloodNegative0/3
7911BloodNegative0/3
8198LymphadenopathyNegativeNDa
10912BloodNegative0/3
14213BloodPositive2/3
15144BloodPositive3/3
5BloodInhibitors2/2
4BloodInhibitors2/2
16117BloodPositive2/2
6BloodPositive2/2
5BloodPositive2/2
  • a ND, not done.