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The New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services' Division of Public Health Services (DPHS) has identified persons with Legionella pneumonia, also known as Legionnaire’s disease, a potentially serious bacterial pneumonia. These individuals likely acquired Legionella at the end of July or early August 2018, in the area of Ashworth Avenue, between Island Path and M Street in Hampton, New Hampshire.

Hampton Legionella Investigation Summary Report

Number of Confirmed Illnesses Total
Illness onset dates 6/10/2018 – 8/26/2018
Total 19
Hospitalized 16
Deaths 1

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If you have information or questions about this outbreak, please call the New Hampshire Department of Health and Human Services Public Inquiry Line by calling 603-271-9461.

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