Q Fever in Adults: Review of 66 Clinical Cases

  title={Q Fever in Adults: Review of 66 Clinical Cases},
  author={Maite Sampere and Bernat Font and Josef Font and Isabel Sanfeli{\'u} and Ferr{\'a}n Segura},
  journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases},
Sixty-six cases of Q fever in adults, serologically confirmed by indirect immunofluorescence, were studied to analyze the epidemiological, clinical and therapeutic aspects of the disease. Eighty-three percent of the patients were male, and the mean age was 44.7 years. Contact with animals was recorded in 24 patients. The main clinical form of presentation… CONTINUE READING