Feline herpesvirus.

  title={Feline herpesvirus.},
  author={Rosalind M. Gaskell and Susan Dawson and Alan Radford and Etienne Thiry},
  journal={Veterinary research},
  volume={38 2},
Feline herpesvirus (FHV-1; felid herpesvirus 1 (FeHV-1)) is an alphaherpesvirus of cats closely related to canine herpesvirus-1 and phocine herpesvirus-1. There is only one serotype of the virus and it is relatively homogenous genetically. FeHV-1 is an important cause of acute upper respiratory tract and ocular disease in cats. In addition, its role in more chronic ocular disease and skin lesions is increasingly being recognised. Epidemiologically, FeHV-1 behaves as a typical alphaherpesvirus… CONTINUE READING
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