A 21-year-old member asked:
What is the likelihood that i will die if i contract legionnaires' disease?
2 doctor answers • 5 doctors weighed in
Pathology 45 years experience
Speed of diagnosis: Diagnosed and treated early, the mortality is still several percent. Missed, it's well into the double digits. Good luck.
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Pulmonary Critical Care 37 years experience
Low: Unless your water system has a problem.
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Last updated Nov 1, 2012
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