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What is the likelihood that i will die if i contract legionnaires' disease?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
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.
Dr. Klaus d Lessnau
Pulmonary Critical Care 37 years experience
Low: Unless your water system has a problem.

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