Detection of Legionella pneumophila DNA in urine and serum samples from patients with pneumonia

Clin Microbiol Infect. 2000 Apr;6(4):223-5. doi: 10.1046/j.1469-0691.2000.00041-2.x.
No abstract available

MeSH terms

  • DNA, Bacterial / blood*
  • DNA, Bacterial / urine*
  • Humans
  • Legionella pneumophila / genetics
  • Legionella pneumophila / isolation & purification*
  • Legionnaires' Disease / diagnosis*
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • RNA, Ribosomal, 5S / genetics
  • Reagent Kits, Diagnostic
  • Sensitivity and Specificity

Substances

  • DNA, Bacterial
  • RNA, Ribosomal, 5S
  • Reagent Kits, Diagnostic