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Kansas health officials are urging swimmers to take extra care in warm freshwater, which could be home to millions of microscopic killers.
A 9-year-old Johnson County girl is the latest victim of Naegleria fowleri, a brain-eating amoeba that lurks in warm, standing water.
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - What are the chances of a brain-eating amoeba infection that recently killed a 9-year-old Kansas girl showing up in Missouri?
The girl died from what’s known as Naegleria fowleri. 227 more words
N. FOWLERI AMOEBA kills young girl in KANSAS ~ WEST NILE VIRUS (WNV) reports from CA & OK ~ Unusual RABIES reports from GA & PA.
Kansas 07/11/14 KS Dept of Health & Environment: Media Release – fatal case of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis (PAM) caused by Naegleria fowleri, a free-living… 625 more words
JOHNSON COUNTY, Kansas — A family is devastated and health officials are searching for answers after a 9-year-old Kansas girl died from a “brain-eating amoeba” after swimming over the Fourth of July weekend. 658 more words