30 Possible Causes for Legionella Pneumophila in USA

  • Legionnaires' Disease
    Legionella Pneumophila Legionella Meningoencephalitis

    was named Legionella pneumophila. … Another disease caused by the Legionella pneumophila is Pontiac fever. … The legionellosis condition is chiefly caused by the bacterium Legionella pneumophila.[1] [2]

  • Bacterial Pneumonia
    Legionnaires' Disease

    Atypical bacteria causing pneumonia are Coxiella burnetii, Chlamydophila pneumoniae (J16.0), Mycoplasma pneumoniae (J15.7), and Legionella pneumophila. … pneumophila — erythromycin, with rifampicin sometimes added. … Moraxella catarrhalis Chlamydophila pneumoniae — doxycycline Chlamydophila psittaci — erythromycin Mycoplasma pneumoniae — erythromycin Coxiella burnetti — doxycycline Legionella[3] [4]

  • Gram-Negative Pneumonia

    Atypical bacteria causing pneumonia are Coxiella burnetii, Chlamydophila pneumoniae (J16.0), Mycoplasma pneumoniae (J15.7), and Legionella pneumophila. … pneumophila — erythromycin, with rifampicin sometimes added. … Moraxella catarrhalis Chlamydophila pneumoniae — doxycycline Chlamydophila psittaci — erythromycin Mycoplasma pneumoniae — erythromycin Coxiella burnetti — doxycycline Legionella[5]

  • Legionellosis

    was named Legionella pneumophila. … Over 90% of cases of Legionnaires' disease are caused by the bacteria Legionella pneumophila. … Similarly, improved diagnosis of human illness related to Legionella species and serogroups other than Legionella pneumophila would improve knowledge about their incidence … [6]

  • Mitomycin

    pneumophila, mitomycin C induces competence for transformation. … form aziridine - Unknown Carbamoylation at C-10 - Carbamoyl transferrase, with carbamoyl phosphate (C4P) being derived from L-citrulline or L-arginine In the bacterium Legionella[7]

  • Atypical Pneumonia

    Legionella pneumophila Causes a severe form of pneumonia with a relatively high mortality rate, known as legionellosis or Legionnaires' disease. … Older people are more often infected by Legionella. … At the time that atypical pneumonia was first described, organisms like Mycoplasma, Chlamydophila, and Legionella were not yet recognized as bacteria and instead considered … [8]

  • Azithromycin

    pneumophila Anaerobic microorganisms Peptostreptococcus species Prevotella bivia Other microorganisms Chlamydia pneumoniae Chlamydia trachomatis Mycoplasma genitalium Mycoplasma … pyogenes Aerobic and facultative Gram-negative microorganisms Haemophilus ducreyi Haemophilus influenzae Moraxella catarrhalis Neisseria gonorrhoeae Bordetella pertussis Legionella[9]

  • Pneumonia

    pneumophila. … A minority of types of bacteria such as Mycobacterium tuberculosis and Legionella pneumophila reach the lungs via contaminated airborne droplets. … pneumophila and Gram-negative bacilli.[10] [11]

  • Rifampin

    It is also sometimes used to treat infections by Listeria species, Neisseria gonorrhoeae, Haemophilus influenzae, and Legionella pneumophila.[12]

  • Ciprofloxacin

    pneumophila, Moraxella catarrhalis, Proteus mirabilis, and Pseudomonas aeruginosa), and Gram-positive (methicillin-sensitive, but not methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus … responsible for respiratory, urinary tract, gastrointestinal, and abdominal infections, including Gram-negative (Escherichia coli, Haemophilus influenzae, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Legionella[13]

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References

  1. Legionnaires' Disease, Symptoma
  2. Legionnaires' disease, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  3. Bacterial Pneumonia, Symptoma
  4. Bacterial pneumonia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  5. Bacterial pneumonia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  6. Legionnaires' disease, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  7. Mitomycins, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  8. Atypical pneumonia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  9. Azithromycin, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  10. Pneumonia, Symptoma
  11. Pneumonia, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  12. Rifampicin, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0
  13. Ciprofloxacin, Wikipedia, CC-BY-SA-3.0