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1.

Laboratory Diagnosis of Parasites from the Gastrointestinal Tract.

Garcia LS, Arrowood M, Kokoskin E, Paltridge GP, Pillai DR, Procop GW, Ryan N, Shimizu RY, Visvesvara G.

Clin Microbiol Rev. 2017 Nov 15;31(1). pii: e00025-17. doi: 10.1128/CMR.00025-17. Print 2018 Jan. Review.

2.

Production and characterization of monoclonal antibodies against Encephalitozoon intestinalis and Encephalitozoon sp. spores and their developmental stages.

Izquierdo F, Moura H, Bornay-Llinares FJ, Sriram R, Hurtado C, Magnet Á, Fenoy S, Visvesvara G, Del Aguila C.

Parasit Vectors. 2017 Nov 9;10(1):560. doi: 10.1186/s13071-017-2503-z.

3.

Three Cases of Neurologic Syndrome Caused by Donor-Derived Microsporidiosis.

Smith RM, Muehlenbachs A, Schaenmann J, Baxi S, Koo S, Blau D, Chin-Hong P, Thorner AR, Kuehnert MJ, Wheeler K, Liakos A, Jackson JW, Benedict T, da Silva AJ, Ritter JM, Rollin D, Metcalfe M, Goldsmith CS, Visvesvara GS, Basavaraju SV, Zaki S.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2017 Mar;23(3):387-395. doi: 10.3201/eid2303.161580.

4.

Transmission of Balamuthia mandrillaris by Organ Transplantation.

Farnon EC, Kokko KE, Budge PJ, Mbaeyi C, Lutterloh EC, Qvarnstrom Y, da Silva AJ, Shieh WJ, Roy SL, Paddock CD, Sriram R, Zaki SR, Visvesvara GS, Kuehnert MJ; Balamuthia Transplant Investigation Teams, Weiss J, Komatsu K, Manch R, Ramos A, Echeverria L, Moore A, Zakowski P, Kittleson M, Kobashigawa J, Yoder J, Beach M, Mahle W, Kanter K, Geraghty PJ, Navarro E, Hahn C, Fujita S, Stinson J, Trachtenberg J, Byers P, Cheung M, Jie T, Kaplan B, Gruessner R, Bracamonte E, Viscusi C, Gonzalez-Peralta R, Lawrence R, Fratkin J, Butt F.

Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Oct 1;63(7):878-888. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciw422. Epub 2016 Jun 28.

PMID:
27358357
5.

Use of the Novel Therapeutic Agent Miltefosine for the Treatment of Primary Amebic Meningoencephalitis: Report of 1 Fatal and 1 Surviving Case.

Cope JR, Conrad DA, Cohen N, Cotilla M, DaSilva A, Jackson J, Visvesvara GS.

Clin Infect Dis. 2016 Mar 15;62(6):774-6. doi: 10.1093/cid/civ1021. Epub 2015 Dec 17.

6.

Diagnosis, Clinical Course, and Treatment of Primary Amoebic Meningoencephalitis in the United States, 1937-2013.

Capewell LG, Harris AM, Yoder JS, Cope JR, Eddy BA, Roy SL, Visvesvara GS, Fox LM, Beach MJ.

J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2015 Dec;4(4):e68-75. doi: 10.1093/jpids/piu103. Epub 2014 Oct 23.

PMID:
26582886
7.

Malignant Transformation of Hymenolepis nana in a Human Host.

Muehlenbachs A, Bhatnagar J, Agudelo CA, Hidron A, Eberhard ML, Mathison BA, Frace MA, Ito A, Metcalfe MG, Rollin DC, Visvesvara GS, Pham CD, Jones TL, Greer PW, Vélez Hoyos A, Olson PD, Diazgranados LR, Zaki SR.

N Engl J Med. 2015 Nov 5;373(19):1845-52. doi: 10.1056/NEJMoa1505892.

8.

Assessment of blood-brain barrier penetration of miltefosine used to treat a fatal case of granulomatous amebic encephalitis possibly caused by an unusual Balamuthia mandrillaris strain.

Roy SL, Atkins JT, Gennuso R, Kofos D, Sriram RR, Dorlo TP, Hayes T, Qvarnstrom Y, Kucerova Z, Guglielmo BJ, Visvesvara GS.

Parasitol Res. 2015 Dec;114(12):4431-9. doi: 10.1007/s00436-015-4684-8. Epub 2015 Sep 2.

9.

Disseminated Balamuthia mandrillaris Infection.

Schafer KR, Shah N, Almira-Suarez MI, Reese JM, Hoke GM, Mandell JW, Roy SL, Visvesvara G.

J Clin Microbiol. 2015 Sep;53(9):3072-6. doi: 10.1128/JCM.01549-15. Epub 2015 Jul 1.

10.

In vitro growth, cytopathic effects and clearance of monolayers by clinical isolates of Balamuthia mandrillaris in human skin cell cultures.

Yera H, Dupouy-Camet J, Jackson JW, Sriram R, Sweat S, Goldstein JM, Visvesvara GS.

Exp Parasitol. 2015 Sep;156:61-7. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2015.05.004. Epub 2015 May 14.

PMID:
25980370
11.

Identification of Giardia duodenalis and Enterocytozoon bieneusi in an epizoological investigation of a laboratory colony of prairie dogs, Cynomys ludovicianus.

Roellig DM, Salzer JS, Carroll DS, Ritter JM, Drew C, Gallardo-Romero N, Keckler MS, Langham G, Hutson CL, Karem KL, Gillespie TR, Visvesvara GS, Metcalfe MG, Damon IK, Xiao L.

Vet Parasitol. 2015 May 30;210(1-2):91-7. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2015.03.022. Epub 2015 Mar 31.

12.

Successful treatment of an adolescent with Naegleria fowleri primary amebic meningoencephalitis.

Linam WM, Ahmed M, Cope JR, Chu C, Visvesvara GS, da Silva AJ, Qvarnstrom Y, Green J.

Pediatrics. 2015 Mar;135(3):e744-8. doi: 10.1542/peds.2014-2292. Epub 2015 Feb 9.

13.

Pathology in practice. E invadens infection in a ball python.

Baseler LJ, Visvesvara GS, Ramos-Vara JA.

J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2014 Sep 1;245(5):501-3. doi: 10.2460/javma.245.5.501. No abstract available.

PMID:
25148090
14.

Transmission of Balamuthia mandrillaris through solid organ transplantation: utility of organ recipient serology to guide clinical management.

Gupte AA, Hocevar SN, Lea AS, Kulkarni RD, Schain DC, Casey MJ, Zendejas-Ruiz IR, Chung WK, Mbaeyi C, Roy SL, Visvesvara GS, da Silva AJ, Tallaj J, Eckhoff D, Baddley JW.

Am J Transplant. 2014 Jun;14(6):1417-24. doi: 10.1111/ajt.12726. Epub 2014 May 19.

15.

Microsporidiosis acquired through solid organ transplantation: a public health investigation.

Hocevar SN, Paddock CD, Spak CW, Rosenblatt R, Diaz-Luna H, Castillo I, Luna S, Friedman GC, Antony S, Stoddard RA, Tiller RV, Peterson T, Blau DM, Sriram RR, da Silva A, de Almeida M, Benedict T, Goldsmith CS, Zaki SR, Visvesvara GS, Kuehnert MJ; Microsporidia Transplant Transmission Investigation Team.

Ann Intern Med. 2014 Feb 18;160(4):213-20.

16.

Balamuthia mandrillaris Encephalitis: Survival of a Child With Severe Meningoencephalitis and Review of the Literature.

Moriarty P, Burke C, McCrossin D, Campbell R, Cherian S, Shahab MS, Visvesvara GS, Nourse C.

J Pediatric Infect Dis Soc. 2014 Mar;3(1):e4-9. doi: 10.1093/jpids/pit033. Epub 2013 Jul 3.

PMID:
26624913
17.

Serologic survey for exposure following fatal Balamuthia mandrillaris infection.

Jackson BR, Kucerova Z, Roy SL, Aguirre G, Weiss J, Sriram R, Yoder J, Foelber R, Baty S, Derado G, Stramer SL, Winkelman V, Visvesvara GS.

Parasitol Res. 2014 Apr;113(4):1305-11. doi: 10.1007/s00436-014-3769-0. Epub 2014 Jan 24.

18.

Risk for transmission of Naegleria fowleri from solid organ transplantation.

Roy SL, Metzger R, Chen JG, Laham FR, Martin M, Kipper SW, Smith LE, Lyon GM 3rd, Haffner J, Ross JE, Rye AK, Johnson W, Bodager D, Friedman M, Walsh DJ, Collins C, Inman B, Davis BJ, Robinson T, Paddock C, Zaki SR, Kuehnert M, DaSilva A, Qvarnstrom Y, Sriram R, Visvesvara GS.

Am J Transplant. 2014 Jan;14(1):163-71. doi: 10.1111/ajt.12536. Epub 2013 Nov 26.

19.

Concurrent parasitic infections in a renal transplant patient.

Visvesvara GS, Arrowood MJ, Qvarnstrom Y, Sriram R, Bandea R, Wilkins PP, Farnon E, Weitzman G.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2013 Dec;19(12):2044-5. doi: 10.3201/eid1912.120926. No abstract available.

20.

Diagnostic challenges in Balamuthia mandrillaris infections.

Lobo SA, Patil K, Jain S, Marks S, Visvesvara GS, Tenner M, Braun A, Wang G, El Khoury MY.

Parasitol Res. 2013 Dec;112(12):4015-9.

PMID:
24022127
21.

Fulminant and fatal encephalitis caused by Acanthamoeba in a kidney transplant recipient: case report and literature review.

Satlin MJ, Graham JK, Visvesvara GS, Mena H, Marks KM, Saal SD, Soave R.

Transpl Infect Dis. 2013 Dec;15(6):619-26. doi: 10.1111/tid.12131. Epub 2013 Sep 9. Review.

PMID:
24010955
22.

Characterization of a new pathogenic Acanthamoeba Species, A. byersi n. sp., isolated from a human with fatal amoebic encephalitis.

Qvarnstrom Y, Nerad TA, Visvesvara GS.

J Eukaryot Microbiol. 2013 Nov-Dec;60(6):626-33. doi: 10.1111/jeu.12069. Epub 2013 Jul 24.

23.

Infections with free-living amebae.

Visvesvara GS.

Handb Clin Neurol. 2013;114:153-68. doi: 10.1016/B978-0-444-53490-3.00010-8. Review.

PMID:
23829906
24.

Balamuthia mandrillaris: in vitro interactions with selected protozoa and algae.

Tapia JL, Torres BN, Visvesvara GS.

J Eukaryot Microbiol. 2013 Sep-Oct;60(5):448-54. doi: 10.1111/jeu.12052. Epub 2013 Jun 21.

PMID:
23790262
25.

Primary amebic meningoencephalitis in Florida: a case report and epidemiological review of Florida cases.

Budge PJ, Lazensky B, Van Zile KW, Elliott KE, Dooyema CA, Visvesvara GS, Beach MJ, Yoder JS.

J Environ Health. 2013 Apr;75(8):26-31.

PMID:
23621053
26.

Resolution of refractory thrombotic thrombocytopenic purpura (TTP) after successful treatment of a fulminant colitis due to Entamoeba histolytica.

Forteza A, Ballester Ruiz C, Visvesvara G, Muncunill Ribas J, Besalduch Vidal J, Couce ME.

Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2013 Apr;36(4):294-5. doi: 10.1016/j.gastrohep.2012.11.004. Epub 2013 Feb 28. No abstract available.

PMID:
23453561
27.

Key diagnostic features of granulomatous interstitial nephritis due to Encephalitozoon cuniculi in a lung transplant recipient.

Levine DJ, Riley DJ, Jorgensen JH, McClain WD, Tio F, Visvesvara GS, Abboud-Werner SL.

Am J Surg Pathol. 2013 Mar;37(3):447-52. doi: 10.1097/PAS.0b013e31827e1968.

PMID:
23388129
28.

The mitochondrial genome and a 60-kb nuclear DNA segment from Naegleria fowleri, the causative agent of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis.

Herman EK, Greninger AL, Visvesvara GS, Marciano-Cabral F, Dacks JB, Chiu CY.

J Eukaryot Microbiol. 2013 Mar-Apr;60(2):179-91. doi: 10.1111/jeu.12022. Epub 2013 Jan 29.

29.

Primary amebic meningoencephalitis deaths associated with sinus irrigation using contaminated tap water.

Yoder JS, Straif-Bourgeois S, Roy SL, Moore TA, Visvesvara GS, Ratard RC, Hill VR, Wilson JD, Linscott AJ, Crager R, Kozak NA, Sriram R, Narayanan J, Mull B, Kahler AM, Schneeberger C, da Silva AJ, Poudel M, Baumgarten KL, Xiao L, Beach MJ.

Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Nov;55(9):e79-85. doi: 10.1093/cid/cis626. Epub 2012 Aug 22.

PMID:
22919000
30.

Treatment of granulomatous amoebic encephalitis with voriconazole and miltefosine in an immunocompetent soldier.

Webster D, Umar I, Kolyvas G, Bilbao J, Guiot MC, Duplisea K, Qvarnstrom Y, Visvesvara GS.

Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Oct;87(4):715-8. doi: 10.4269/ajtmh.2012.12-0100. Epub 2012 Aug 6. Erratum in: Am J Trop Med Hyg. 2012 Dec;87(6):1154. Umar, Imram [corrected to Umar, Imran].

31.

Molecular characterization of Acanthamoeba isolated in water treatment plants and comparison with clinical isolates.

Magnet A, Galván AL, Fenoy S, Izquierdo F, Rueda C, Fernandez Vadillo C, Pérez-Irezábal J, Bandyopadhyay K, Visvesvara GS, da Silva AJ, del Aguila C.

Parasitol Res. 2012 Jul;111(1):383-92. doi: 10.1007/s00436-012-2849-2. Epub 2012 Mar 7.

PMID:
22395660
32.

Primary amebic meningoencephalitis: a case report and literature review.

Lopez C, Budge P, Chen J, Bilyeu S, Mirza A, Custodio H, Irazuzta J, Visvesvara G, Sullivan KJ.

Pediatr Emerg Care. 2012 Mar;28(3):272-6. doi: 10.1097/PEC.0b013e3182495589. Review.

PMID:
22391923
33.

Fatal Naegleria fowleri infection acquired in Minnesota: possible expanded range of a deadly thermophilic organism.

Kemble SK, Lynfield R, DeVries AS, Drehner DM, Pomputius WF 3rd, Beach MJ, Visvesvara GS, da Silva AJ, Hill VR, Yoder JS, Xiao L, Smith KE, Danila R.

Clin Infect Dis. 2012 Mar;54(6):805-9. doi: 10.1093/cid/cir961. Epub 2012 Jan 11.

PMID:
22238170
34.

Balamuthia mandrillaris and Acanthamoeba amebic encephalitis with neurotoxoplasmosis coinfection in a patient with advanced HIV infection.

Pietrucha-Dilanchian P, Chan JC, Castellano-Sanchez A, Hirzel A, Laowansiri P, Tuda C, Visvesvara GS, Qvarnstrom Y, Ratzan KR.

J Clin Microbiol. 2012 Mar;50(3):1128-31. doi: 10.1128/JCM.06252-11. Epub 2011 Dec 14.

35.

Tubulinosema sp. microsporidian myositis in immunosuppressed patient.

Choudhary MM, Metcalfe MG, Arrambide K, Bern C, Visvesvara GS, Pieniazek NJ, Bandea RD, Deleon-Carnes M, Adem P, Choudhary MM, Zaki SR, Saeed MU.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Sep;17(9):1727-30. doi: 10.3201/eid1709.101926.

36.

Identification of antigenic targets for immunodetection of Balamuthia mandrillaris infection.

Kucerova Z, Sriram R, Wilkins PP, Visvesvara GS.

Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2011 Aug;18(8):1297-301. doi: 10.1128/CVI.05082-11. Epub 2011 Jun 8.

37.

Multisystemic infection with an Acanthamoeba sp in a dog.

Kent M, Platt SR, Rech RR, Eagleson JS, Howerth EW, Shoff M, Fuerst PA, Booton G, Visvesvara GS, Schatzberg SJ.

J Am Vet Med Assoc. 2011 Jun 1;238(11):1476-81. doi: 10.2460/javma.238.11.1476.

PMID:
21627512
38.

Primary amebic meningoencephalitis caused by Naegleria fowleri, Karachi, Pakistan.

Shakoor S, Beg MA, Mahmood SF, Bandea R, Sriram R, Noman F, Ali F, Visvesvara GS, Zafar A.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2011 Feb;17(2):258-61. doi: 10.3201/eid1702.100442.

39.

Another case of canine amoebic meningoencephalitis--the challenges of reaching a rapid diagnosis.

Hodge PJ, Kelers K, Gasser RB, Visvesvara GS, Martig S, Long SN.

Parasitol Res. 2011 Apr;108(4):1069-73. doi: 10.1007/s00436-010-2197-z. Epub 2010 Dec 14.

PMID:
21161275
40.

Prevalence of Acanthamoeba spp. and other free-living amoebae in household water, Ohio, USA--1990-1992.

Stockman LJ, Wright CJ, Visvesvara GS, Fields BS, Beach MJ.

Parasitol Res. 2011 Mar;108(3):621-7. doi: 10.1007/s00436-010-2120-7. Epub 2010 Oct 27.

PMID:
20978791
41.

Multiplex assay detection of immunoglobulin G antibodies that recognize Giardia intestinalis and Cryptosporidium parvum antigens.

Priest JW, Moss DM, Visvesvara GS, Jones CC, Li A, Isaac-Renton JL.

Clin Vaccine Immunol. 2010 Nov;17(11):1695-707. doi: 10.1128/CVI.00160-10. Epub 2010 Sep 28.

42.

Amebic meningoencephalitides and keratitis: challenges in diagnosis and treatment.

Visvesvara GS.

Curr Opin Infect Dis. 2010 Dec;23(6):590-4. doi: 10.1097/QCO.0b013e32833ed78b. Review.

PMID:
20802332
43.

A 53-year-old woman with rapidly progressive altered mental status and ataxia.

Krasik EF, Liu C, Visvesvara GS.

Clin Infect Dis. 2010 Sep 1;51(5):575-6, 629-30. doi: 10.1086/655690. No abstract available.

PMID:
20684678
44.

Pathogenicity of amoebae.

Lorenzo-Morales J, Marciano-Cabral F, Lindo JF, Visvesvara GS, Maciver SK.

Exp Parasitol. 2010 Sep;126(1):2-3. doi: 10.1016/j.exppara.2010.05.003. No abstract available.

PMID:
20682153
45.

Diagnostic exercise. Cerebral mass in a puppy with respiratory distress and progressive neurologic signs.

Reed LT, Miller MA, Visvesvara GS, Gardiner CH, Logan MA, Packer RA.

Vet Pathol. 2010 Nov;47(6):1116-9. doi: 10.1177/0300985810374835. Epub 2010 Jul 15.

PMID:
20634413
46.

Isolation, morphologic, serologic and molecular identification of Acanthamoeba T4 genotype from the liver of a Temminck's tragopan (Tragopan temminckii).

Visvesvara GS, Shoff ME, Sriram R, Booton GC, Crary M, Fuerst PA, Hanley CS, Garner MM.

Vet Parasitol. 2010 Jun 24;170(3-4):197-200. doi: 10.1016/j.vetpar.2010.02.028. Epub 2010 Mar 6.

PMID:
20347228
47.

The epidemiology of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis in the USA, 1962-2008.

Yoder JS, Eddy BA, Visvesvara GS, Capewell L, Beach MJ.

Epidemiol Infect. 2010 Jul;138(7):968-75. doi: 10.1017/S0950268809991014. Epub 2009 Oct 22.

PMID:
19845995
48.

National outbreak of Acanthamoeba keratitis associated with use of a contact lens solution, United States.

Verani JR, Lorick SA, Yoder JS, Beach MJ, Braden CR, Roberts JM, Conover CS, Chen S, McConnell KA, Chang DC, Park BJ, Jones DB, Visvesvara GS, Roy SL; AcanthamoebaKeratitis Investigation Team.

Emerg Infect Dis. 2009 Aug;15(8):1236-42. doi: 10.3201/eid1508.090225.

49.

In memoriam: Frederick L. Schuster (1934-2009).

Visvesvara G.

J Eukaryot Microbiol. 2009 Jul-Aug;56(4):400-1. doi: 10.1111/j.1550-7408.2009.00418.x. No abstract available.

PMID:
19602089
50.

Paravahlkampfia francinae n. sp. masquerading as an agent of primary amoebic meningoencephalitis.

Visvesvara GS, Sriram R, Qvarnstrom Y, Bandyopadhyay K, Da Silva AJ, Pieniazek NJ, Cabral GA.

J Eukaryot Microbiol. 2009 Jul-Aug;56(4):357-66. doi: 10.1111/j.1550-7408.2009.00410.x.

PMID:
19602081

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