Q Fever Reporting
Q Fever (Coxiella burnetii)
ICD-9 083.0; ICD-10 A78
Several Texas laws (Tex. Health & Safety Code, Chapters 81, 84 and 87) require specific information regarding notifiable conditions be provided to the Texas Department of State Health Services (DSHS). Health care providers, hospitals, laboratories, schools, and others are required to report patients who are suspected of having a notifiable condition
(25 Tex. Admin. Code §97.2).
Report Q fever within one working day to (800) 705-8868 or (800) 252-8239.