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Preliminary Tests Show Dubai Hotel Free Of Legionnaires Disease

Tests at the Westin Dubai Mina Seyahi showed that the hotel is clear of the bacterium causing Legionnaires disease.  A BBC cricket commentator, Bill Frindal, died of Legionnaires disease on Friday after his stay there, and subsequently two others guests contracted the disease.

 
Tests are being carried out in collaboration with the Dubai Health Authority and Westin has until now been the focal point of an ongoing public health investigation to pinpoint the source of the Legionella Bacterium causing the disease.
 

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