Two Community Clusters of Legionnaires' Disease Directly Linked to a Biologic Wastewater Treatment Plant, the Netherlands
SourceEmerging Infectious Diseases, 24, 10, (2018), pp. 1914-1918
Article / Letter to editor
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Primary and Community Care
Solid State NMR
Emerging Infectious Diseases
SubjectRadboudumc 0: Other Research RIHS: Radboud Institute for Health Sciences
A biologic wastewater treatment plant was identified as a common source for 2 consecutive Legionnaires' disease clusters in the Netherlands in 2016 and 2017. Sequence typing and transmission modeling indicated direct and long-distance transmission of Legionella, indicating this source type should also be investigated in sporadic Legionnaires' disease cases.
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