Q fever

Q fever is a worldwide disease with acute and chronic stages caused by the bacteria Coxiella burnetii.

Q fever bacteria (yellow) in an infected cell Robert Heinzen, Elizabeth Fischer and Anita Mora, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health

Q fever bacteria (yellow) in an infected cell. Credit: Robert Heinzen, Elizabeth Fischer and Anita Mora, National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, National Institutes of Health.

There is another different, chronic, disabling sequel to acute Q fever which takes the form of a prolonged debility and fatigue syndrome. This sequel has features in common with the chronic fatigue syndrome thought to follow proven virus infections (eg., Ross River fever, glandular fever) or virus-like episodes in which a viral cause is not established by laboratory tests. Patients suffer from an incapacitating fatigue on minor exertion, muscle and joint pains, headaches, etc

There is another different, chronic, disabling sequel to acute Q fever which takes the form of a prolonged debility and fatigue syndrome. This sequel has features in common with the chronic fatigue syndrome thought to follow proven virus infections (eg., Ross River fever, glandular fever) or virus-like episodes in which a viral cause is not established by laboratory tests. Patients suffer from an incapacitating fatigue on minor exertion, muscle and joint pains, headaches, etc

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Q Fever Bacterium Might Contribute to Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Development

Q Fever Bacterium Might Contribute to Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma Development

Non Hodgkins Lymphoma, Hodgkin's Lymphoma, Q Fever

Lone Star Tick -  lone-star-tick - Amblyomma americanum -  The lone star tick is prevalent in the Southwest and can transmit Rickettsia, Tularemia, Ehrlichia, Q fever and tick paralysis as well as Borrelia lonestari, which causes “STARI,” an illness almost identical to Lyme.

Ticks are small crawling bugs in the spider family. A tick is uniquely suited to carry and spread Lyme disease.

Rocky Mountain Wood Tick -  rocky-mountain-wood-tick - Dermacentor andersoni -  The Rocky Mountain wood tick transmits Tularemia, tick paralysis, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Q fever, and Colorado tick fever.

Rocky Mountain Wood Tick - rocky-mountain-wood-tick - Dermacentor andersoni - The Rocky Mountain wood tick transmits Tularemia, tick paralysis, Rocky Mountain spotted fever, Q fever, and Colorado tick fever.

Brown Dog Tick -  brown-dog-tick - Rhipicephalus sanguineus -  The brown dog tick carries Q fever, Rocky Mountain spotted fever and other Rickettsia, Babesia and Bartonella.

Brown Dog Tick - brown-dog-tick - Rhipicephalus sanguineus - The brown dog tick carries Q fever, Rocky Mountain spotted fever and other Rickettsia, Babesia and Bartonella.

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