Case 231. Reference case 231C

       
  Cardiac toxoplasmosis in adult T-cell leukemia (50 y-o F), the same patient as case 96.  
       

 

  The cardiac lesion is histologically indistinguishable from Chagas disease. At autopsy, T. gondii was systemically disseminated to the heart, lungs, bone marrow, liver, spleen, lymph nodes, adrenals, striated muscles, thyroid and spinal cord.