Serological evidence of exposure to Q fever in humans after an abortion outbreak in dairy cattle due to Coxiella burnetii
F. Lecitra, F. Antoci, F. Salina, A. Iraci Fuintino, C. Brinch, M. Pugliese, G. Cascone, D. Achard, G. Valla.
World Buiatric Congress 2022
Data obtained during the study highlight the possibility of transmission of Coxiella burnetii from cattle to humans and underline the need to increase epidemiological surveillance and the opportunity to implement infection control plans, including vaccination, in cattle.
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