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2013-04-22 23:03:36

Legionella consulting services expands with Special Pathogens Laboratory hire of Frank P. Sidari III, PE, BCEE. Experienced in evaluation and disinfection of potable water systems with respect to Legionella, Sidari published the first field evaluation of chlorine dioxide disinfection of a hospital campus water system to control Legionella pneumophila in the Journal of the American Water Works Association. Pittsburgh, PA (PRWEB) April 22, 2013 Special Pathogens Laboratory...

Legionnaires’ Disease Appears At Luxor Hotel, One Dies
2012-01-31 08:34:07

The Southern Nevada Health District announced that three guests from the Luxor hotel have contracted Legionnaires´ disease since early last year. Two cases recovered but one guest recently died as a result, reports Jackie Valley of the Las Vegas Sun. Legionnaires´ disease, a form of pneumonia, can cause high fever, chills, cough and occasional muscle aches and headaches. Symptoms typically occur two to 14 days after being exposed to the bacteria. The disease takes its name from...


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