Diseases

Name

Legionnaires' disease

Names alternate

Legionnaire's disease
Legionellosis
Pontiac fever
Legion fever

Parents
(1) Respiratory diseases
Agents
(1) Legionella > Bacteria
(2) Legionella anisa > Legionella > Bacteria
(3) Legionella feeleii > Legionella > Bacteria
(4) Legionella longbeachae > Legionella > Bacteria
(5) Legionella micdadei > Legionella > Bacteria
(6) Legionella pneumophila > Legionella > Bacteria
Populations
(1) Human (Homo sapiens sapiens) > Primate > Placental mammal (Eutheria) > Mammal (Mammalia) > Vertebrate > Animal (Animalia)
Transmission
(1) Water-borne
Properties
(1) Emerging or re-emerging
(2) Notifiable diseases (USA)
Documents
(1) CDC: Legionella (Legionnaires' Disease and Pontiac Fever) (2013)
(2) MedlinePlus: Legionnaires' Disease (2016)
Created

2015-07-27 14:07:09+00:00

Modified

2016-01-27 22:02:22.889402+00:00