Legionnaires’ disease case in Thailand

Legionnaires’ disease case in Thailand


Legionnaires’s outbreak can occur in clinical settings, hotels and campings. The conditions that ensure a develoment of Legionellla bacteria (which cause Legionnaire disease), are an aquatic environment, temperatures ranch for 30°C to 50°C.

In Thailand, a european tourist had contracted legionnaire disease after staying in a hotel. Symptoms could occur 10 day after been in the contaminated area.

If analysis are not doing frenquently, it is not easy to prevent residents from Legionella bacteria development. 


-Try to do analysis frenquently in your facility to control water and plumbing systems.

-Isolate the area contaminated

-Use solution to protect your residents from point of use filters

-Solve your problem and control to confirm


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