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Q Fever

Other Names: Query Fever, Coxiellosis, Abattoir Fever
Q fever is a highly contagious, bacterial zoonotic disease that is usually asymptomatic but can cause abortions or stillbirths in ruminants.

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  • Coxiella burnetii

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