FOX35 News – Amoeba survivor shares story

FOX35 News – Amoeba survivor shares story
September 30, 2017 Steve Smelski


Florida Hospital for Children and The Jordan Smelski Foundation for Amoeba Awareness, in partnership with Florida Department of Health in Seminole and Orange counties, hosted the annual conference about Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis (PAM), commonly known as the brain-eating amoeba infection.

Experts and physicians from across the country met in Orlando for the annual conference to educate health care providers. The conference featured Sebastian DeLeon, a Florida teenager who is one of the few people in the United States to survive the infection.

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