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Gut Pathology and Responses to the Microsporidium Nosema ceranae in the Honey Bee Apis mellifera
Nosema cerana causes the bees to consume more honey/nectar in response to the oxidative stress. All infected bees died within 14 days post infection in each trial (Figure 1), showing a consistent negative effect of the parasite on bees.
http://www.plosone.org/article/info:doi/10.1371/journal.pone.0037017
 

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That might be worth considering since N ceranae lacks N apis slightly obvious symptoms like dysentery and lethary.
 
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