Reagents, Molecular Assay, Infection, Bacteria, Coxiella Species
Definition : Molecular assay reagents intended to identify species of Coxiella, a genus of bacteria of the family Rickettsiaceae, by detecting specific nucleic-acid information of the target bacteria. A species of these bacteria is the etiologic agent of Q fever, an acute infection characterized by fever and chills and frequently complicated by pneumonitis, hepatitis, and endocarditis in humans.
Entry Terms : "Q Fever Diagnostic Reagents" , "Pneumonitis Diagnostic Reagents" , "Coxiella Species Detection/Identification Reagents" , "Bacterial Endocarditis Diagnostic Reagents" , "Q Fever Bacteria Detection/Identification Reagents"
UMDC code : 21536