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Table 1 Microbiological analysis of hot water sampled from our patient's room from his first admission

From: Legionella pneumophila serogroup 3 pneumonia in a patient with low-grade 4 non-Hodgkin lymphoma: a case report

Sampling site Sampling mode Legionella pneumophila load, CFU/L
Bathroom sink Pre-flushing 4 × 103
  Post-flushing 4.5 × 103
Shower Pre-flushing 4 × 102
  Post-flushing 3.5 × 102
  1. CFU/L: colony-forming units per liter.