While attending a forensic pathologist convention in Tahoe, Quincy is called on to help when hotel guests and staff are stricken with a mysterious illness.
Did You Know?
The "Legion Fever" referred to with such dread is legionellosis or Legionnaire's Disease. The disease, caused by inhaling a water-borne bacteria in aerosol, had been first diagnosed the previous summer at a convention of the American Legion in July of 1976. This episode was first broadcast in February of 1977. However, three weeks before the broadcast the CDC announced that it had identified the causative organism behind legionellosis. See more
Dr. R. Quincy, M.E.
[after a patient dies mysteriously
Right now he's just number one, but if we don't get to the bottom of this, it'll be a hundred and one.
Written by John Fogerty See more