Additional resources for Q Fever
Goat, placenta. Most cotyledons have pale tan margins (necrosis). There are scattered raised tan discrete intercotyledonary plaques (exudate) and a locally extensive area where the intercotyledonary placenta is opaque, thickened and tan.
Goat, placenta. The intercotyledonary placenta is thickened, opaque, and multifocally covered by tan clumps of exudate. Margins of several cotyledons are tan (necrosis), and centers are mottled red-brown (congestion and exudation).