Sauna-takers disease. Hypersensitivity pneumonitis due to contaminated water in a home sauna.

@article{Metzger1976SaunatakersDH,
  title={Sauna-takers disease. Hypersensitivity pneumonitis due to contaminated water in a home sauna.},
  author={William John Metzger and Roy Patterson and Jordan N. Fink and R A Semerdjian and Mary Helen Roberts},
  journal={JAMA},
  year={1976},
  volume={236 19},
  pages={
          2209-11
        }
}
Daily saunas taken by a young man were followed by fever, chills, malaise, dyspnea, cough, and myalgia from six to eight hours later. Symptoms, which were related to pouring water from a sauna bucket over the heating element, progressed to chronic dyspnea and fatigue. Serial serum samples showed precipitin reactions to bucket water and extracts of bucket mold. IgG antibody activity, demonstrated by radioimmunoassay, suggested that Pullularia was a major antigen. 
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