Pathogenesis of pathogenic Naegleria amoeba.

  title={Pathogenesis of pathogenic Naegleria amoeba.},
  author={S. S. L. Chang},
  journal={Folia parasitologica},
  volume={26 3},
In brain sections of the Naegleria-caused cases of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis, extensive demyelinization was found in the white matter, besides the severe histopathological changes and large clusters of trophozoites in the grey matter. The myelinoclasis appeared to be a result of a specific phospholipolytic effect, unlike that in post-viral… CONTINUE READING