Coxiella burnetii

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Cox·i·el·la bur·ne·ti·i

a bacterial species that causes Q fever in humans; it is more resistant than other rickettsiae and may be passed in aerosols as well as in living vectors. Acute pneumonia and chronic endocarditis are also associated with this species. The type species of the genus Coxiella.

Coxiella burnetii

a gram-negative bacterium that grows preferentially in the vacuoles of the host cell and causes Q fever. It is distributed globally. Humans are very susceptible to infection, and the infectious dose may be very low. Also called Rickettsia burnetii.

Coxiella burnetii

Infectious disease The single species of genus Coxiella, family Rickettsiaceae, a short, rod-shaped bacterium; it is global in distribution, causes Q fever, spreads by aerosol, primarily infects cattle, sheep, goats, multiplies well in the placenta, and is shed during parturition. See Q fever.

Cox·i·el·la bur·ne·ti·i

(kok-sē-el'ă bŭr-nē'shē-ī)
A species that causes Q fever in humans. It is more resistant than other rickettsiae and may be passed in aerosols as well as living vectors. Acute pneumonia and chronic endocarditis are also associated with this species. The type species of the genus Coxiella.
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Prevalence of Coxiella burnetti infection in wild and farmed ungulates.
The qPCR assays include specific chemistries for the identification of Bacillus anthracis, Francisella tularensis, Yersinia pestis, Coxiella burnetti, Brucella spp.
Literaturde grup A streptokok, Epstein-Barr virus, Coxiella burnetti, Pasteurella multocida, Helicobacter pylori, Aspergillus, Varisella zoster ile iliskili bulunarak yayinlanmis MFS olgulari da vardir (8-14).
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Coxiella burnetti Infection (Q fever): A bacterial disease occasionally associated with cats.
TABLE 3 Biological Diseases Category A Bacillus anthracis (anthrax) Clostridium botulinum toxin (botulism) Yersinia pestis (plague) variola major (smallpox) Francisella tularensis (tularemia) viral hemorrhagic fever Category B Coxiella burnetti (Q fever) Brucella species (brucellosis) Burkholderia mallei (glanders) ricin toxin from Ricinus communis (castor beans) epsilon toxin of Clostridium perfringens Staphylococcus enterotoxin B Category C Nipah virus hantaviruses tickborne hemorrhagic fever viruses tickborne encephalitis viruses yellow fever multidrug-resistant tuberculosis
cases Zoonoses 15 (25) Coxiella burnetti ([dagger]) 5 Bartonella henselae ([dagger]) 4 Streptococcus suis 4 Erysipelothrix rhusiopathiae ([dagger]) 1 Campylobacter fetus ([dagger]) 1 Nonzoonoses 45 (75) Enterococcus faecalis 6 Enterococcus spp.
Efficacy of vaccination against Coxiella burnetti for 957 animals in 13 small ruminant herds, the Netherlands, January-April 2010 * Uterine fluid Vaginal mucus Group No.
Coxiella burnetti, hantavirus, Rickettsia (spotted fever and scrub typhus groups), West Nile virus, tick-borne encephalitis virus, and Leptospira spp.