Naegleria fowleri

Naegleria fowleri enters the body through the nose and travels to the brain. It's usually found in people who have been swimming in warm freshwater. The amoeba causes a fatal brain infection, according to the CDC.

Naegleria fowleri enters the body through the nose and travels to the brain. It’s usually found in people who have been swimming in warm freshwater. The amoeba causes a fatal brain infection, according to the CDC.

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