Legionella longbeachae


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Le·gion·el·la long·beach·ae

a bacterial species implicated in pneumonia.

Legionella longbeachae

A species that causes sporadic cases of pneumonia and infections in immunocompromised hosts.
See also: Legionella
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Results from a Legionella longbeachae case-control study in South Australia.
Legionella longbeachae serogroup 1 infections linked to potting compost.
Distribution of Legionella longbeachae serogroup 1 and other legionellae in potting soils in Australia.
A cluster of Legionnaires' disease caused by Legionella longbeachae linked to potting compost in Scotland, 2008-2009.
Legionnaires' disease caused by Legionella longbeachae and Legionella pneumophila': comparison of clinical features, host-related risk factors, and outcomes.
Epidemiology of severe pneumonia caused by Legionella longbeachae, Mycoplasma pneumoniae, and Chlamydia pneumoniae: 1-year, population-based surveillance for severe pneumonia in Thailand.
Fatal case of community-acquired pneumonia caused by Legionella longbeachae in a patient with systemic lupus erythematosus.
Panic in the potting shed: the association between Legionella longbeachae serogroup 1 and potting soils in Australia.
PCR test for the identification and discrimination of Legionella longbeachae serogroups 1 and 2.
Comparison of virulence of Legionella longbeachae strains in guinea pigs and U937 macrophage-like cells.
Legionnaires' disease due to Legionella longbeachae and Legionella pneumophila: comparison of clinical features, host-related risk factors and outcomes.