Health Department Confirms Four Legionnaires’ Disease Cases in Bronx Ward

HIGHBRIDGE, The Bronx (WABC) — The New York City Health Department has just released information about a Legionnaires’ Disease cluster in the Bronx.

As of May 9, four cases have been confirmed in the Highbridge neighborhoods in zip codes 10452 and 10456.

Doctors are waiting for the test results of several other people.

So far, no deaths have been reported.

People with flu-like symptoms, cough, fever or breathing difficulties are urged to contact a doctor.

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