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DOID DOID:11100
Name Q fever
Definition A primary bacterial infectious disease that is a zoonotic infectious disease affecting multiple organs, has_material_basis_in Coxiella burnetii, which is transmitted_by inhalation of air contaminated by barnyard dust containing dried placental material, birth fluids, or excreta of infected herd animals, transmitted_by ingestion of contaminated milk, transmitted_by tick bites and transmitted_by contact with infected person. The infection has_symptom fever, has_symptom headache, has_symptom cough, has_symptom pleuritic chest pain, has_symptom myalgia and has_symptom arthralgia.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Q_fever, http://www.cdc.gov/qfever/symptoms/index.html, https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/15021054
Xrefs

GARD:7515

ICD10CM:A78

ICD9CM:083.0

MESH:D011778

NCI:C34970

SNOMEDCT_US_2018_03_01:86012006

UMLS_CUI:C0034362

Subsets

gram-negative_bacterial_infectious_disease

NCIthesaurus

zoonotic_infectious_disease

Synonyms

Infection due to Coxiella burnetii [EXACT]

Relationships

is_a primary bacterial infectious disease

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