TABLE 2.

Results from clinical samples

Sample no.Source (gender/animal, state/country)aResultb
Triplex real-time PCRIFACulture
1CSF (M, AZ)NegativeNegativeNegative
2CSF (horse, CA)NegativeNegativeNegative
3CSF (F, CO)NegativeNegativeNegative
4Brain tissue (M, OK) N. fowleri Positive N. fowleri
5Brain tissue (M, OK) N. fowleri Positive N. fowleri
6CSF (M, Japan)NegativeNegativeNegative
7CSF (M, ND)NegativeNegativeNA
8CSF (M, CO)NegativeNegativeNegative
9CSF (M, TX) N. fowleri Positive N. fowleri
  • a F, female; M, male.

  • b NA, not available.