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  1. Legionnaires' Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Legionnaires' Disease, What are Legionnaires' disease and Pontiac fever? Legionnaires' disease (also called legionellosis) is an uncommon infection caused by ...

  2. Legionnaires' Disease | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Legionnaires' Disease, This guidance can be found in the Approved Code of Practice (ACOP) for Legionnaires' disease on the Health and Safety Executive website. Guidance was u...

  3. Notifiable Diseases | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Notifiable Diseases, In Scotland, written notification should be undertaken electronically via the SCI Gateway. [ 3 ] Lists of notifiable diseases England [ 5 ] Norther...

  4. Leptospirosis (Weil's Disease) | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Leptospirosis (Weil's Disease), Differential diagnosis The diagnosis of leptospirosis requires a high degree of clinical suspicion because the disease's numerous manifestations can...

  5. The Lungs and Respiratory Tract | Condition Leaflet

    Some disorders of the respiratory tract, lung and chest Asthma Bornholm disease Bronchiectasis Cancer of the lung Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease Cystic fibrosis ...

  6. Pneumonia | Condition Leaflet

    For example, if infection with Legionella pneumophila (the bacterium that causes Legionnaires' disease ) is suspected. A chest X-ray may be taken to confirm the diagnosis and t...

  7. Chest Infection | Condition Leaflet

    If the pneumonia is very severe, or caused by aggressive types of bacteria ( such as legionella in Legionnaires' disease ), you may need to be moved to an intensive care unit in the hospi...

  8. Sick Building Syndrome | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    The term building-related illness (BRI) refers to recognised diseases, often infections (eg, Legionnaires' disease), caused by being in a building. The cause of SBS is thought to...

  9. West Nile Virus | PatientPlus (Professional) Article

    Other common diseases that may mimic West Nile encephalitis (WNE) include: [ 7 ] subacute bacterial endocarditis , Legionnaires disease , Rocky Mountain spotted fever , Epstein-Barr viru...

  10. Addison's Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Addison's Disease, What is Addison's disease? Addison's disease is a condition in which your adrenal glands do not make enough of certain hormones. , addison&...

  11. Kawasaki Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Kawasaki Disease, Kawasaki disease is a disease of young children that causes a high temperature (fever), a rash, and other typical symptoms (listed below). , aspirin vascu...

  12. Crohn's Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Crohn's Disease, What is Crohn's disease? Crohn's disease is a condition that causes inflammation of the wall of the gut (gastrointestinal tract). , budesonid...

  13. Ménière's Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Ménière's Disease, What is Ménière's disease? Ménière's disease is a condition of the inner ear. About 1 in a 1,000 people devel...

  14. Wilson's Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Wilson's Disease, What is Wilson's disease? Wilson's disease is a condition where too much copper builds up in the body. It is a rare inherited disorder that ...

  15. Coeliac Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Coeliac Disease, What is coeliac disease? Coeliac disease is a condition that causes inflammation in the lining of part of the gut (the small intestine). , diet g...

  16. Lyme Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Lyme Disease, How is Lyme disease diagnosed? In most cases, Lyme disease is diagnosed in stage one of the disease by the typical symptoms. , lyme disease...

  17. Sever's Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Sever's Disease, What is Sever's disease? Sever's disease is a painful inflammation in the heel of the foot. It usually affects children between the ages of 8...

  18. Behçet's Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Behçet's Disease, Who develops Behçet's disease? Behçet's disease is not commonly seen in Northern Europeans. It most commonly affects people f...

  19. Peyronie's Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Peyronie's Disease, What is Peyronie's disease? Peyronie's disease is a condition in which scar tissue (fibrous plaques) develop along the shaft of the penis....

  20. Huntington's Disease | Condition Leaflet

    Huntington's Disease, Genetic testing helps to diagnose Huntington's disease. At present there is no cure for Huntington's disease. Treatment is aimed at tryi...