Morphology of T. gondiiOocyst :
Trophozoite , (tachyzoite, endozoiteTrophozoite , (tachyzoite, endozoite )
Pseudocyst & true cystPseudocyst & true cyst
Pseudocyst & true cystLife cycle
The life cycle of T. gondii is complex. It involves three distinct yet inter-linked cycles:
1- feline cycle : involves the final host .
2- feline- non-feline cycle). involves definitive host and an intermediate host.
3- non-feline-non-feline cycle : The third involves two intermediate hosts.