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The First Association of a Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis Death With Culturable Naegleria fowleri in Tap Water From a US Treated Public Drinking Water System

The First Association of a Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis Death With Culturable Naegleria... Primary amebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) occurs when Naegleria fowlericontaining water enters the nose, typically during swimming. We describe the first PAM death associated with culturable N. fowleri in tap water from a treated US public drinking water system. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Clinical Infectious Diseases Oxford University Press

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Publisher
Oxford University Press
Copyright
Published by Oxford University Press on behalf of the Infectious Diseases Society of America 2015. This work is written by (a) US Government employee(s) and is in the public domain in the US.
ISSN
1058-4838
eISSN
1537-6591
DOI
10.1093/cid/civ017
pmid
25595746
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Abstract

Primary amebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) occurs when Naegleria fowlericontaining water enters the nose, typically during swimming. We describe the first PAM death associated with culturable N. fowleri in tap water from a treated US public drinking water system.

Journal

Clinical Infectious DiseasesOxford University Press

Published: Apr 15, 2015

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