Legionnaires’ Bacteria Found in Hong Kong Chief Executive Tsang’s Office

Posted on January 19th, 2012 by

 Water samples taken from the office of Donald Tsang, Hong Kong's chief executive, were found to contain bacteria that cause Legionnaires' disease, after the city's education secretary contracted the illness…Legionnaires’ disease is a severe form of pneumonia, according to information on the website of the Mayo Clinic, a U.S. nonprofit health organization that operates hospitals in Arizona, Minnesota and Florida. Additional coverage: San Francisco Chronicle

Bloomberg, by Natasha Khan, 1/3/2012

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