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Disease Legionnaires' Disease

Name Legionnaires' Disease
Synonyms Disease, Legionnaire | Disease, Legionnaires' | Infection, Legionella pneumophila | Infections, Legionella pneumophila | Legionella pneumophila Infection | Legionella pneumophila Infections | Legionnaire Disease | LEGIONNAIRE DISEASE, SUSCEPTIBILITY TO | Legionnaire's Disease | Legionnaires Disease | pneumophila Infection, Legionella | pneumophila Infections, Legionella
Definition An acute, sometimes fatal, pneumonia-like bacterial infection characterized by high fever, malaise, muscle aches, respiratory disorders and headache. It is named for an outbreak at the 1976 Philadelphia convention of the American Legion.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Respiratory tract disease
MeSH® ID D007877
OMIM® ID 608556
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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Gram-Negative Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Legionellosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Legionnaires' Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesRespiratory Tract Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Respiratory Tract Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Legionellosis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Legionnaires' Disease Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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