Yael Shachor-Meyouhas, Author at The Cardiology Advisor

Yael Shachor-Meyouhas

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Legionella infections

OVERVIEW: What every practitioner needs to knowAre you sure your patient has a Legionella infection? What are the typical findings for this disease? Pediatric legionellosis The bacterium, Legionella, causes two different diseases: Legionnaire disease: the classic syndrome of pneumonia, which can be community acquired or hospital acquired Pontiac fever: a self-limiting, flulike illness of short…

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