1992 - Fairfield (Australia)

Place: Community

Season: Spring/Summer

Source: Unknown

Considers biofilms: No

Treatment used prior to the outbreak: Unknown

Actions in response to the outbreak: Cooling towers were asked to be closed or to carry out new maintenance procedures


Clinical


Environmental


Match

Species/Serogroup

Lp1

Lp1

Sequence Type

Unknown

Unknown

Possible match

Monoclonal Antibody Type

Unknown

Unknown

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  References
Title Authors Journal Year More
Legionnaires' disease outbreak, Fairfield 1992: public health aspects Levy M., Westley‚ÄźWise V., Blumer C., Frommer M., Rubin G., Lyle D., Brown J., Stewart G. Australian Journal of Public Health 1994