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Kim Malsam-Rysdon, Secretary of Health
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Legionnaires' Disease Updates and Information

The South Dakota Department of Health is investigating a general community increase of Legionnaires cases in the Sioux Falls area. South Dakota typically receives 8-15 case reports of Legionnaires' disease each year.

Sioux Falls Legionella Investigation Summary Report

Number of Confirmed Illnesses Total
Total 16
Hospitalized 16
Deaths 1

Updated: 10/17/2018 (Updates will be provided weekly by close of business on Wednesday)

News Releases

September 20, 2018 - Health Department Investigates Legionnaires' Disease Increase

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