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Video: CDC Expert Commentary on Medscape

A screenshot of Jennifer Cope speaking in the medscape interview, "Brain-Eating Ameba - Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis"

Brain-Eating Ameba: Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis

CDC expert Dr. Jennifer Cope discusses the brain-eating ameba Naegleria fowleri, advises clinicians on how to recognize and treat the infection, and provides prevention messages that you can share with your patients.

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