Balamuthia mandrillaris

A newly recognized agent for amebic meningoencephalitis

J. L. Rowen, C. A. Doerr, H. Vogel, C. J. Baker

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45 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)705-710
Number of pages6
JournalPediatric Infectious Disease Journal
Volume14
Issue number8
StatePublished - 1995
Externally publishedYes

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Balamuthia mandrillaris
Central Nervous System Protozoal Infections
Amebiasis
Meningoencephalitis
Amoeba
X Ray Computed Tomography
Fatal Outcome
Preschool Children
Magnetic Resonance Imaging
Biopsy

Keywords

  • ameba
  • Balamuthia mandrillaris
  • leptomyxid
  • meningoencephalitis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health

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Rowen, J. L., Doerr, C. A., Vogel, H., & Baker, C. J. (1995). Balamuthia mandrillaris: A newly recognized agent for amebic meningoencephalitis. Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, 14(8), 705-710.

Balamuthia mandrillaris : A newly recognized agent for amebic meningoencephalitis. / Rowen, J. L.; Doerr, C. A.; Vogel, H.; Baker, C. J.

In: Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, Vol. 14, No. 8, 1995, p. 705-710.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Rowen, JL, Doerr, CA, Vogel, H & Baker, CJ 1995, 'Balamuthia mandrillaris: A newly recognized agent for amebic meningoencephalitis', Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal, vol. 14, no. 8, pp. 705-710.
Rowen, J. L. ; Doerr, C. A. ; Vogel, H. ; Baker, C. J. / Balamuthia mandrillaris : A newly recognized agent for amebic meningoencephalitis. In: Pediatric Infectious Disease Journal. 1995 ; Vol. 14, No. 8. pp. 705-710.
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