Texas girl dies after contracting brain-eating amoeba

A 10-year-old girl died Monday, about a week after contracting a rare brain-eating amoeba while swimming in a river.
0:29 | 09/16/19

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A ten year old girl from Texas has died after contracting a rare brain eating a Meebo while swimming in a river over Labor Day weekend Lily a font. Died this morning after she was put into a medically induced coma in the hospital in Houston. After Labor Day she came down with a headache and fever after swimming in a river. Near her home and her condition quickly worsened doctors say of the 145. People infected with the same type of the Nevis since 1962. Only four of them have survived.

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