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Part 2: Query fever. Though many patients get over the infection, some, if not treated, can go on to develop chronic q fever that can result in a heart infection. Diagnosis is made by serology. Treatment is with Doxycycline though other antibiotics have been used including quinolones.
Part 1:"Query" fever. Caused by the bacteria, coxiella brunetii, q- fever is an uncommon cause of fevers. It may be found in cattle, sheep, goats and other domestic mammals, including cats and dogs. Infection occurs when spore-like small cell variants are inhaled and from contact with the milk, urine, feces, vaginal mucus, or semen of infected animals. Incubation is 2-3 wks, with flu- symptoms resulting...