General Parasitology and Protozoa
Acute primary amoebic meningoencepha-litis, true is- (AIIMS Nov 2009)
|A||Meningitis caused by Acanthamoeba sp. Is acute in nature|
|B||Diagnosed by trophozoite in CSF|
|C||Caused by feco-oral transmission|
|D||More common in tropical climate|
Diagnosed by trophozoite in the CSF.
a. Primary Amoebic Meningoencephalitis is caused by a freeliving amoeba, Naeglaria fowleri.