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Original article arousal of a new, life-taking threat to the world naegleria fowleri somia gul and umaima alam faculty of pharmacy, jinnah university for women, karachi, pakistan abstract objective: since we are living in the city near the cost shore and we have got a marine life as well along with the humans living in karachi, a. Frequently asked questions about naegleria education and information about the brain eating ameba naegleria fowleri that causes encephalitis and death including frequently asked questions, biology, sources of infection, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and control, and other publications and pertinent information for the public and medical. Originally published on august 23, 2013 a 12-year-old arkansas girl who was diagnosed last month with an infection caused by a brain-eating amoeba, which is. Brain-eating amoeba faq the so-called brain-eating amoeba is a species discovered in 1965 and formally named naegleria known as primary amoebic.