Case Study 1

A 64-year old male with fever, malaise, and cough.

Wrong answer!

Question 5 of 6

What is the most likely source of Legionella pneumophila?

B. Contact with another infected person
Humans are dead end hosts. Legionellosis is infectious for humans but not transmissible from person to person.

The Biology Project
University of Arizona
Tuesday, August 4, 1998
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