Ocular Toxocariasis-United States, 2009-2010 [CDC, Kids' Health]

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Although ocular toxocariasis (OT) is uncommon, it most often affects young children and can cause debilitating ophthalmologic disease, including blindness. Good hygiene practices, timely disposal of pet feces, and routine deworming of pets are strategies necessary to reduce OT in humans.