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Toxoplasma abscess (CT)

A contrast enhancing lesion, due to a toxoplasma abscess, is seen in the basal ganglia in the subthalamic nucleus. This patent presented with hemiballism as a manifestation of HIV infection. (Contributed by Dr. Avindra Nath.)

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Associated Disorders

  • Cerebral abscesses
  • Congenital toxoplasmosis
  • Encephalitis
  • Retinochoroiditis
  • Systemic toxoplasmosis