Q Fever & Your Health, 2011

(2015) Q Fever & Your Health, 2011. Public Health, Department of (Health and Human Services, Department of)

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The bacteria that cause Q Fever, Coxiella burnetii, are found naturally throughout the United States, including Iowa. Sheep, goats, cattle, and other wild and domestic animals can be infected with Q Fever. Stillbirth and abortions are the most commonly reported symptoms in animals. Fewer than 200 human cases are reported each year in the U.S.

Item Type: Departmental Report
Keywords: Q Fever, Public Health, Coxiella burnetii, Animals, health care
Subjects: Health and medicine > Public health > Environmental health
Health and medicine > Public health
Health and medicine
ID Code: 43617
Deposited By: Margaret Barr
Deposited On: 17 Mar 2023 18:49
Last Modified: 17 Mar 2023 18:49
URI: https://publications.iowa.gov/id/eprint/43617