feline panleukopenia


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Related to feline panleukopenia: Feline calicivirus

feline panleukopenia

n.
An acute disease of domestic and wild cats and certain other animals, such as raccoons, caused by a parvovirus and characterized by fever, vomiting, diarrhea, dehydration, and leukopenia. Also called feline distemper.
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Antigenic structure and variation of canine parvovirus type-2, feline panleukopenia virus, and mink enteritis virus.
Differences in the evolutionary pattern of feline panleukopenia virus and canine parvovirus.
Cerebellar ataxia and its congenital transmission in cats by feline panleukopenia virus.
Experimental infection of feline panleukopenia virus in specific pathogen-free cats.
Apoptosis in feline panleukopenia virus-infected lymphocytes.
Canine and feline host ranges of canine parvovirus and feline panleukopenia virus: distinct host cell tropisms of each virus in vitro and in vivo.
Use of modified live feline panleukopenia virus vaccine to immunize dogs against canine parvovirus.
Comparative studies of physicochemical and biological properties between canine parvovirus and feline panleukopenia virus.
Characterization of the feline host range and a specific epitope of feline panleukopenia virus.
Considered as necessary for all cats, they offer protection against the following viruses: feline panleukopenia virus (FPV), which causes a highly and often fatal contagious disease that is marked by fever, vomiting, diarrhea and dehydration; feline herpes virus (FHV), which causes severe upper respiratory distress; feline calicivirus (FCV), which causes infection of the respiratory system and ulcers of the oral cavity; and the rabies virus, which causes inevitably fatal disease affecting the central nervous system.

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