Life-threatening Q fever infection following exposure to kangaroos and wallabies

Stevenson, Sarah, Gowardman, John, Tozer, Sarah and Woods, Marion (2015) Life-threatening Q fever infection following exposure to kangaroos and wallabies. BMJ Case Reports, 2015 . doi:10.1136/bcr-2015-210808


Author Stevenson, Sarah
Gowardman, John
Tozer, Sarah
Woods, Marion
Title Life-threatening Q fever infection following exposure to kangaroos and wallabies
Journal name BMJ Case Reports   Check publisher's open access policy
ISSN 1757-790X
Publication date 2015-09-17
Year available 2015
Sub-type Article (original research)
DOI 10.1136/bcr-2015-210808
Open Access Status Not Open Access
Volume 2015
Total pages 1
Place of publication London, United Kingdom
Publisher BMJ Publishing Group
Collection year 2016
Language eng
Abstract A 28-year-old woman, a park ranger, developed acute Q fever with associated sepsis, profound jaundice, disseminated intravascular coagulation and multiorgan failure necessitating prolonged admission to the intensive care unit for ventilatory support. She recovered fully and remains well 4 years later.
Q-Index Code CX
Q-Index Status Provisional Code
Institutional Status UQ

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Sub-type: Article (original research)
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