Legionnaires' Disease

Known as: Legionnaires Disease, pneumonia legionella, Infections, Legionella pneumophila 
An acute, sometimes fatal, pneumonia-like bacterial infection characterized by high fever, malaise, muscle aches, respiratory disorders and headache… (More)
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1977-2017
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2006
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2006
A community-wide outbreak of legionnaires disease occurred in Pas-de-Calais, France, in November 2003-January 2004. Eighteen (21… (More)
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2005
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2005
The immunogenetic factors that influence susceptibility to pneumonia are poorly understood. Recent studies suggest an association… (More)
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2004
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2004
Fifty years ago, the age-old scourge of infectious disease was receding in the developed world in response to improved public… (More)
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2003
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2003
An explosive outbreak of Legionnaires' disease occurred in Murcia, Spain, in July 2001. More than 800 suspected cases were… (More)
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2002
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2002
New diagnostic tests and empirical therapy for pneumonia may have important ramifications for the identification, treatment, and… (More)
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2002
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2002
In 1999, an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease affected many visitors to a flower show in the Netherlands. To identify the source… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND To augment available information about the epidemiology of legionnaires' disease, we analyzed data reported to the… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
We have studied the interaction between virulent Legionella pneumophila and human alveolar macrophages, the resident phagocytes… (More)
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1979
1979
The results of serologic, cultural, and DNA relatedness studies have shown that the Legionnaires' disease (LD) bacterium and an… (More)
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1977
Highly Cited
1977
An explosive, common-source outbreak of pneumonia caused by a previously unrecognized bacterium affected primarily persons… (More)
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