Neuroimaging studies for persons in the National Collaborative Chicago-Based Congenital Toxoplasmosis. Study (NCCCTS) with symptoms and signs referable to the spinal cord were reviewed. Three infants had symptomatic spinal cord lesions, another infant a Chiari malformation, and another infant a symptomatic peri-spinal cord lipoma. Congenital toxoplasmosis is a disease caused by intrauterine transmission of the parasite Toxoplasma gondii to the fetus. Traumatic Brain Injuries are a growing epidemic affecting all demographics of our population on a global scale. Pathological and neuroimaging studies have presented a framework that displays the extensive overlap between TBIs and neurodegenerative disease.
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