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Disease Feline Infectious Peritonitis

Name Feline Infectious Peritonitis
Synonyms Feline Infectious Peritonitides | Infectious Peritonitides, Feline | Infectious Peritonitis, Feline | Peritonitis, Feline Infectious | Peritonitis, Infectious, Feline
Definition Common coronavirus infection of cats caused by the feline infectious peritonitis virus (CORONAVIRUS, FELINE). The disease is characterized by a long incubation period, fever, depression, loss of appetite, wasting, and progressive abdominal enlargement. Infection of cells of the monocyte-macrophage lineage appears to be essential in FIP pathogenesis.
Categories Animal disease | Viral disease
MeSH® ID D016766

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1. DiseasesVirus Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references RNA Virus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nidovirales Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Coronaviridae Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Coronavirus Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Feline Infectious Peritonitis
2. DiseasesAnimal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Cat Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Feline Infectious Peritonitis

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