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Case of Legionnaires' disease suspected at UW Medical Center

SEATTLE (AP) - A case of Legionnaires' disease has been suspected at the University of Washington Medical Center.KOMO-TV reported Wednesday that this is the third time in as many years that the disease has been suspected at the facility.Officials said the patient "has been diagnosed with a highly probable health care associated Legionella pneumonia."Officials said the patient is in satisfactory condition and is responding well to treatment.