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Q fever
also called Q-fever and has one more synonym

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  1. The United States investigated Q fever as a potential biological warfare agent in the 1950s with eventual standardization as agent OU

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    created by user picturefactobot on March 26, 2009
  2. a disease caused by infection with Coxiella burnetii, a bacterium that affects both humans and animals

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  3. This organism is uncommon but may be found in cattle, sheep, goats and other domestic mammals, including cats and dogs

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  4. The infection results from inhalation of contaminated particles in the air, and from contact with the vaginal mucus, milk, feces, urine or semen of infected animals

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  5. The incubation period is 9-40 days

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