Brain-Eating Amoeba Infects 12-Year-Old Girl

Tuesday, July 30, 2013 - 14:00 in Health & Medicine

A 12-year-old Arkansas girl has been hospitalized with a case of parasitic meningitis caused by a rare brain-eating amoeba. Kali Hardig contracted the Naegleria fowleri infection after visiting a Little Rock water park.

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