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Q fever

MedGen UID:
48290
Concept ID:
C0034362
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Coxiella Burnetii fever; Q fever pneumonia; Query fever
SNOMED CT: Infection due to Coxiella burnetii (186788009); Q fever (186788009); Abattoir fever (186788009); Balkan influenza (186788009); Balkan grippe (186788009); Query fever (186788009)
Modes of inheritance:
Not genetically inherited
MedGen UID:
988794
Concept ID:
CN307044
Finding
Source: Orphanet
clinical entity without genetic inheritance.
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0019186
Orphanet: ORPHA781

Definition

Q fever, caused by <i>Coxiella burnetii</i>, is a bacterial zoonosis with a wide clinical spectrum that can be life-threatening and, in some cases, can become chronic. [from ORDO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVQ fever
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Professional guidelines

PubMed

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Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Škultéty L
Epidemiol Mikrobiol Imunol 2020 Spring;69(2):87-94. PMID: 32819108
Eldin C, Mélenotte C, Mediannikov O, Ghigo E, Million M, Edouard S, Mege JL, Maurin M, Raoult D
Clin Microbiol Rev 2017 Jan;30(1):115-190. doi: 10.1128/CMR.00045-16. PMID: 27856520Free PMC Article
Shishido AA, Letizia AG, Hartzell JD
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Cutler SJ, Bouzid M, Cutler RR
J Infect 2007 Apr;54(4):313-8. Epub 2006 Dec 4 doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2006.10.048. PMID: 17147957
Reimer LG
Clin Microbiol Rev 1993 Jul;6(3):193-8. doi: 10.1128/CMR.6.3.193. PMID: 8358703Free PMC Article

Diagnosis

Wery F, Delaere B, Schraverus P, Higny J
Acta Cardiol 2021 Aug;76(6):668-669. Epub 2020 May 26 doi: 10.1080/00015385.2020.1762028. PMID: 32452723
Škultéty L
Epidemiol Mikrobiol Imunol 2020 Spring;69(2):87-94. PMID: 32819108
Eldin C, Mélenotte C, Mediannikov O, Ghigo E, Million M, Edouard S, Mege JL, Maurin M, Raoult D
Clin Microbiol Rev 2017 Jan;30(1):115-190. doi: 10.1128/CMR.00045-16. PMID: 27856520Free PMC Article
Shishido AA, Letizia AG, Hartzell JD
US Army Med Dep J 2016 Jan-Mar;2016 Jan-Mar:68-70. PMID: 26874100
Angelakis E, Raoult D
Vet Microbiol 2010 Jan 27;140(3-4):297-309. Epub 2009 Aug 8 doi: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2009.07.016. PMID: 19875249

Therapy

España PP, Uranga A, Cillóniz C, Torres A
Semin Respir Crit Care Med 2020 Aug;41(4):509-521. Epub 2020 Jul 6 doi: 10.1055/s-0040-1710594. PMID: 32629489
Shishido AA, Letizia AG, Hartzell JD
US Army Med Dep J 2016 Jan-Mar;2016 Jan-Mar:68-70. PMID: 26874100
Basarab M, Macrae MB, Curtis CM
Curr Opin Pulm Med 2014 May;20(3):247-51. doi: 10.1097/MCP.0000000000000048. PMID: 24626238
Angelakis E, Raoult D
Vet Microbiol 2010 Jan 27;140(3-4):297-309. Epub 2009 Aug 8 doi: 10.1016/j.vetmic.2009.07.016. PMID: 19875249
Parker NR, Barralet JH, Bell AM
Lancet 2006 Feb 25;367(9511):679-88. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(06)68266-4. PMID: 16503466

Prognosis

De Groot AS, Moise L, Terry F, Gutierrez AH, Hindocha P, Richard G, Hoft DF, Ross TM, Noe AR, Takahashi Y, Kotraiah V, Silk SE, Nielsen CM, Minassian AM, Ashfield R, Ardito M, Draper SJ, Martin WD
Front Immunol 2020;11:442. Epub 2020 Apr 7 doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2020.00442. PMID: 32318055Free PMC Article
Dehhaghi M, Kazemi Shariat Panahi H, Holmes EC, Hudson BJ, Schloeffel R, Guillemin GJ
Front Cell Infect Microbiol 2019;9:3. Epub 2019 Jan 28 doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2019.00003. PMID: 30746341Free PMC Article
Mazokopakis EE, Karefilakis CM, Starakis IK
Infect Disord Drug Targets 2010 Feb;10(1):27-31. doi: 10.2174/187152610790410918. PMID: 20218950
Cutler SJ, Bouzid M, Cutler RR
J Infect 2007 Apr;54(4):313-8. Epub 2006 Dec 4 doi: 10.1016/j.jinf.2006.10.048. PMID: 17147957
Maurin M, Raoult D
Clin Microbiol Rev 1999 Oct;12(4):518-53. doi: 10.1128/CMR.12.4.518. PMID: 10515901Free PMC Article

Clinical prediction guides

Redden P, Parker K, Henderson S, Fourie P, Agnew L, Stenos J, Graves S, Govan B, Norton R, Ketheesan N
Future Microbiol 2023 Nov;18:1185-1196. Epub 2023 Oct 18 doi: 10.2217/fmb-2023-0117. PMID: 37850346
De Groot AS, Moise L, Terry F, Gutierrez AH, Hindocha P, Richard G, Hoft DF, Ross TM, Noe AR, Takahashi Y, Kotraiah V, Silk SE, Nielsen CM, Minassian AM, Ashfield R, Ardito M, Draper SJ, Martin WD
Front Immunol 2020;11:442. Epub 2020 Apr 7 doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2020.00442. PMID: 32318055Free PMC Article
Ghanem-Zoubi N, Paul M
Clin Microbiol Infect 2020 Jul;26(7):864-870. Epub 2019 Nov 1 doi: 10.1016/j.cmi.2019.10.024. PMID: 31682987
Dehhaghi M, Kazemi Shariat Panahi H, Holmes EC, Hudson BJ, Schloeffel R, Guillemin GJ
Front Cell Infect Microbiol 2019;9:3. Epub 2019 Jan 28 doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2019.00003. PMID: 30746341Free PMC Article
Cunha BA
Clin Microbiol Infect 2006 May;12 Suppl 3:12-24. doi: 10.1111/j.1469-0691.2006.01393.x. PMID: 16669925Free PMC Article

Recent systematic reviews

Alende-Castro V, Macía-Rodríguez C, Novo-Veleiro I, García-Fernández X, Treviño-Castellano M, Rodríguez-Fernández S, González-Quintela A
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2018 Mar;12(3):e0006338. Epub 2018 Mar 15 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0006338. PMID: 29543806Free PMC Article
Mohabbati Mobarez A, Bagheri Amiri F, Esmaeili S
PLoS Negl Trop Dis 2017 Apr;11(4):e0005521. Epub 2017 Apr 10 doi: 10.1371/journal.pntd.0005521. PMID: 28394889Free PMC Article
Morroy G, Keijmel SP, Delsing CE, Bleijenberg G, Langendam M, Timen A, Bleeker-Rovers CP
PLoS One 2016;11(5):e0155884. Epub 2016 May 25 doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0155884. PMID: 27223465Free PMC Article
Njeru J, Henning K, Pletz MW, Heller R, Neubauer H
BMC Public Health 2016 Apr 5;16:297. doi: 10.1186/s12889-016-2929-9. PMID: 27048480Free PMC Article
El-Mahallawy HS, Lu G, Kelly P, Xu D, Li Y, Fan W, Wang C
Epidemiol Infect 2015 Mar;143(4):673-81. Epub 2014 Oct 2 doi: 10.1017/S0950268814002593. PMID: 25274488Free PMC Article

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