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Has anyone heard of a cattle virus called Q or que or queue virus or something similar?.I am not sure how it is spelt.If so,what is it and what does it do?Is it dangerous to people?

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Q fever is caused by a rickettsial organism called Coxiella brunetti. Carried by sheep and goats, contagious to humans.

> Has anyone heard of a cattle virus
> called Q or que or queue virus or
> something similar?.I am not sure
> how it is spelt.If so,what is it
> and what does it do?Is it
> dangerous to people?
 
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