Q fever


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Q fever an acute disease resembling influenza
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The thought of exposing people to Q fever or tularemia could raise a few eyebrows today, but Operation White coat met a rare ethical standard in its day, some ethicists say.
Everyone-from venture capitalists to John Q Investor-had caught dotcom fever.
Curtis and Killefer both noted that Q fever and Johne's diseases are common among sheep flocks , and it doesn't affect their market value.
While humans can contract Q fever, it has not been proven that they can contract Johne's disease.