Volume 24, Number 7—July 2018
Legionnaires’ Disease Outbreak on a Merchant Vessel, Indian Ocean, Australia, 2015
||Cabin samples (Aug 27)
||Bathroom sink faucet
|1||54||Aug 12||Lower respiratory||Regional||+||_||+||22||+||_||+|
|2||55||Aug 19||Lower respiratory||Tertiary||+||_||+||18||+||+||+|
|3||48||Aug 10||Mild respiratory||Not required||_||Conversion (0–2,048)||_||29||NA‡||NA‡||NA‡|
*NA, not available; UAT, urinary antigen test; +, positive; –-, negative.
†PCR-positive Legionella pneumophila.
‡Cabin in use on August 27, 2015. Water from hand basin faucet collected on August 20 by private agency was culture negative.
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