Parasitic meningoencephalitis

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Organism

Parasitic meningoencephalitis

T. gondii, Plasmodium falciparum (cerebral malaria), Naegleria fowleri, T. solium (cysticerci), Acanthamoeba (granulomatous amebic encephalitis GAE), Balamuthia sp. (GAE),

Angiostrongylus (eosinophilic meningoencephalitis), Trypanosoma sp.

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