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  * What causes Legionnaires Disease?  
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  It is caused by breathing in air particles that contain a bacillus called Legionella pneumophila. There are over 30 kinds of Legionnaires Disease Bacteria, many of which are pathogenic. Legionella pneumophila is the most pathogenic.  
   
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