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Virulent Naegleria fowleri in an indoor swimming pool

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Science  15 Sep 1978:
Vol. 201, Issue 4360, pp. 1025
DOI: 10.1126/science.684423

Abstract

A reservoir of pathogenic Naegleria fowleri has been located in the cracked wall of a swimming pool where repeated outbreaks of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis were observed between 1962 and 1965.