A review on the diagnosis of feline infectious peritonitis

Authors

  • Jehanzeb Yousuf Division of Veterinary Medicine, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Jammu-181102, Jammu and Kashmir, India.
  • Riyaz Ahmed Bhat Division of Veterinary Clinical Complex, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Srinagar-190006, Jammu and Kashmir, India. https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3493-5878
  • Shahid Hussain Dar Division of Veterinary Clinical Complex, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Srinagar-190006, Jammu and Kashmir, India.
  • Alisa Shafi Division of Veterinary Clinical Complex, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Srinagar-190006, Jammu and Kashmir, India. https://orcid.org/0000-0001-6187-8501
  • Snober Irshad Division of Livestock Products and Technology, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Srinagar-190006, Jammu and Kashmir, India. https://orcid.org/0000-0002-9300-2050
  • Mohammad Iqbal Yatoo Division of Veterinary Clinical Complex, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Srinagar-190006, Jammu and Kashmir, India. https://orcid.org/0000-0002-4501-7354
  • Jalal Udin Parrah Division of Veterinary Clinical Complex, Division of Livestock Products and Technology, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Srinagar-190006, Jammu and Kashmir, India.
  • Amatul Muhee Division of Veterinary Clinical Complex, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Srinagar-190006, Jammu and Kashmir, India.
  • Abdul Qayoom Mir Division of Veterinary Clinical Complex, Faculty of Veterinary Sciences and Animal Husbandry, Srinagar-190006, Jammu and Kashmir, India.

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.31893/avr.2022005

Keywords:

acute phase proteins, coronavirus, feline infectious peritonitis, Rivalta’s test

Abstract

Feline infectious peritonitis or simply FIP is viral disease caused by coronavirus in cats of less than three years of age. It is manifested as extreme inflammatory reaction in tissues surrounding abdomen, kidneys and brain. This review article discusses various diagnostic tests and their merits in the diagnosis of FIP suspected cases with the purpose of definitive diagnosis. This review can help to compare different diagnostic parameters and also raise awareness about their advantages and disadvantages.

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PUBLISHED: 03-03-2022

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Yousuf, J. . ., Bhat, R. A., Dar, S. H., Shafi, A., Irshad, S., Yatoo, M. I., Parrah, J. U., Muhee, A., & Mir, A. Q. (2022). A review on the diagnosis of feline infectious peritonitis. Applied Veterinary Research, 1(1), e2022005. https://doi.org/10.31893/avr.2022005

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