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FELINE CALICIVIRUS [1 record]

Record 1 2004-07-30

English

Subject field(s)
  • Animal Diseases
OBS

A disease-causing virus [in the family Caliciviridae] affecting cats.

CONT

feline calicivirus infection: a common cause of upper respiratory disease and ulcerative glossitis in cats. Affected cats show varying degrees of ocular and nasal discharge, coughing and sneezing. Pneumonia sometimes occurs, mainly in young or debilitated cats. ... Feline calcivirus has also been associated with FELINE urological syndrome, but its role in that disorder remains unclear.

Key term(s)
  • caliciviridae
  • calicivirus

French

Domaine(s)
  • Maladies des animaux

Spanish

Campo(s) temático(s)
  • Enfermedades de los animales
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