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ALLMedicine™ Q Fever Center

Research & Reviews  537 results

Incidence and severity of SARS-CoV-2 infection in former Q fever patients as compared t...
https://doi.org/10.1017/S0950268822001029
Epidemiology and Infection; den Boogert EM, de Lange MMA et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Surveillance data shows a geographical overlap between the early coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) pandemic and the past Q fever epidemic (2007-2010) in the Netherlands. We investigated the relationship between past Q fever and severe acute resp...

Targeted Screening for Chronic Q Fever, the Netherlands.
https://doi.org/10.3201/eid2807.212273
Emerging Infectious Diseases; Reukers DFM, de Boer PT et. al.

Jun 23rd, 2022 - Early detection of and treatment for chronic Q fever might prevent potentially life-threatening complications. We performed a chronic Q fever screening program in general practitioner practices in the Netherlands 10 years after a large Q fever out...

Fluorescence in situ hybridization for detecting Coxiella burnetii in tissue samples fr...
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.cmi.2022.06.015
Clinical Microbiology and Infection : the Official Public... Buijs SB, Weehuizen JM et. al.

Jun 21st, 2022 - Detection of the intracellular bacterium Coxiella burnetii, causative agent of chronic Q fever, is notoriously difficult. Diagnosis of and duration of antibiotic treatment for chronic Q fever is partly determined by detection of the bacterium with...

Tick Removal
http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1413603-overview

Jun 13th, 2022 - Background Ticks can carry and transmit a remarkable array of pathogens, including bacteria, spirochetes, rickettsiae, protozoa, viruses, nematodes, and toxins. A single tick bite can transmit multiple pathogens, a phenomenon that has led to atypi...

Tick Removal
https://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1413603-print

Jun 13th, 2022 - Background Ticks can carry and transmit a remarkable array of pathogens, including bacteria, spirochetes, rickettsiae, protozoa, viruses, nematodes, and toxins. A single tick bite can transmit multiple pathogens, a phenomenon that has led to atypi...

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Guidelines  1 results

Diagnosis and management of Q fever--United States, 2013: recommendations from CDC and ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23535757
MMWR. Recommendations and Reports : Morbidity and Mortali... Anderson A, Bijlmer H et. al.

Mar 29th, 2013 - Q fever, a zoonotic disease caused by the bacterium Coxiella burnetii, can cause acute or chronic illness in humans. Transmission occurs primarily through inhalation of aerosols from contaminated soil or animal waste. No licensed vaccine is availa...

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Drugs  207 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  9 results

The Qure Study: Q-fever Fatigue Syndrome - Response to Treatment
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT01318356

Jun 23rd, 2021 - Q fever fatigue syndrome (QFS) is one of the most frequent sequelae of Q fever, and constitutes a significant problem in the current outbreak of Q fever. QFS leads to substantial morbidity and has a high socio-economic burden, related to increased...

Safety Evaluation of a Q-fever Vaccine, NDBR 105
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00584454

Jan 3rd, 2020 - Study Objectives: 1. Continue to collect and assess safety data on Q Fever Vaccine, Phase I, Inactivated, Freeze-Dried, NDBR 105, and 2) Provide vaccine that potentially protects personnel at risk for occupational exposure to Q Fever and collect d...

Safety and Immunogenicity of Q Fever Vaccine
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT02092142

Jan 2nd, 2020 - The purpose of this study is to evaluate the safety of Q Fever Vaccine, Phase I, Inactivated, Dried, NDBR 105 and collect data on incidence of occupational Q fever infection in vaccinated personnel.

Determining the Complete Protection Time of an Insect Repellent With 30% Citriodiol® Against Three Species of Ticks.
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03708120

Nov 13th, 2019 - This is a single group trial with the participants acting as their own controls. The study is split into two parts; the first to determine a typical consumer dose when applied to repel ticks, and the second to evaluate the longevity of that consum...

Prevalence and Risk Factors for Coxiella Burnetii Seropositivity (Q Fever) Among Adults in Western France
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT03334019

May 30th, 2018 - In order to estimate seroprevalence and risk factors for Coxiella burnetii infection in humans, the investigators will conduct a cross-sectional study in three groups: blood donors at blood donation organizations (general population) beef and dair...

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News  13 results

What Are the Signs of Post-Acute Infection Syndromes?
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/975826

Jun 17th, 2022 - The long-term health consequences of COVID-19 have refocused our attention on post-acute infection syndromes (PAIS), starting a discussion on the need for a complete understanding of multisystemic pathophysiology, clinical indicators, and the epid...

Skill Checkup: Tick Removal
https://reference.medscape.com/viewarticle/918396

Sep 23rd, 2019 - Ticks can carry and transmit a remarkable array of pathogens, including bacteria, spirochetes, rickettsiae, protozoa, viruses, nematodes, and toxins. A single tick bite can transmit multiple pathogens, a phenomenon that has led to atypical present...

Study: No link between non-Hodgkin lymphoma and Q fever
https://www.mdedge.com/hematologynews/nhlhub/article/165748/aggressive-lymphomas/study-no-link-between-non-hodgkin-lymphoma
Mary Ellen Schneider

May 15th, 2018 - There appears to be no causal link between acute Q fever and the development of non-Hodgkin lymphoma, according to findings from a retrospective analysis of 12 years of Dutch data. Sonja E.

Fever • eschars on right leg and groin • inguinal lymphadenopathy • Dx?
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/103922/pain/fever-eschars-right-leg-and-groin-inguinal-lymphadenopathy-dx
The Journal of Family Practice; Poonam Mathur, DO, Shenil Shah, MD et. al.

Nov 1st, 2015 - THE CASE A 76-year-old man with a history of coronary artery disease presented with a fever, headache, and malaise one week after returning from a big game hunting trip in South Africa. Five days after his return, he noticed lesions on his right l.

Bacterium may increase risk of DLBCL, FL
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/187559/lymphoma-plasma-cell-disorders/bacterium-may-increase-risk-dlbcl
HT Staff

Oct 14th, 2015 - A vacuole containing Coxiella burnetii Image courtesy of NIAID The bacterium that causes Q fever may confer an increased risk of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma (DLBCL) and follicular lymphoma (FL), according to a study published in Blood. Q fever i.

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Patient Education  2 results see all →