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Q Fever (Fever, Q) Summary

Description: An acute infectious disease caused by COXIELLA BURNETII. It is characterized by a sudden onset of FEVER; HEADACHE; malaise; and weakness. In humans, it is commonly contracted by inhalation of infected dusts derived from infected domestic animals (ANIMALS, DOMESTIC).

Also Known As: Fever, Q; Coxiella burnetii Fevers; Fever, Coxiella burnetii; Fever, Query; Fevers, Coxiella burnetii Show All >>

Networked: 771 relevant articles (41 outcomes, 58 trials/studies) for this Disease

Key Drugs and Agents for Q Fever

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Drugs and Important Biological Agents (IBA) related to treatments:
  1. Doxycycline (Vibramycin) : 7 outcomes in 33 results : FDA 23 Generic
  2. Vaccines : 6 outcomes 2 studies in 38 results : IBA
  3. Acute Q fever : 5 outcomes 10 studies in 135 results : IBA
  4. Antigens : 4 outcomes 2 studies in 84 results : IBA
  5. Anti-Bacterial Agents (Antibiotics) : 3 outcomes in 18 results : IBA
  6. Complement System Proteins (Complement) : 2 outcomes 8 studies in 99 results : IBA
  7. DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid) : 2 outcomes 2 studies in 20 results : IBA
  8. Erythromycin (Erycette) : 2 outcomes 1 study in 3 results : FDA 66 Generic
  9. Formaldehyde (Formol) : 2 outcomes in 8 results : FDA 1
  10. Tetracyclines : 2 outcomes in 5 results : IBA
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Diseases Related to Q Fever

  1. Infection
  2. Endocarditis
  3. Pneumonia (Pneumonitis)
  4. Fatigue
  5. Fever (Fevers)
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Key Therapies for Q Fever

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  1. Transplants (Transplant) : 1 outcome in 5 results
  2. Drug Therapy (Chemotherapy) : 1 study in 6 results
  3. Electrocoagulation (Electrocautery) : 1 study in 1 result
  4. Day Care (Partial Hospitalization) : 1 study in 1 result
  5. Prostheses and Implants (Prosthesis) : 4 results
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