Coxiella burnetii infection


Key articles

Eldin C, Mélenotte C, Mediannikov O, et al. From Q fever to Coxiella burnetii infection: a paradigm change. Clin Microbiol Rev. 2017 Jan;30(1):115-90.Full text  Abstract

Parker NR, Barralet JH, Bell AM. Q fever. Lancet. 2006 Feb 25;367(9511):679-88. Abstract

Maurin M, Raoult D. Q fever. Clin Microbiol Rev. 1999 Oct;12(4):518-53.Full text  Abstract

Raoult D, Marrie T, Mege J. Natural history and pathophysiology of Q fever. Lancet Inf Dis. 2005 Apr;5(4):219-26. Abstract

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