17. Coronavirus Infections

  1. Dolores Gavier-Widén3,4,
  2. J. Paul Duff5 and
  3. Anna Meredith6
  1. Dolores Gavier-Widén3,4,
  2. Marie-Pierre Ryser-Degiorgis Dr Med Vet, Dip ECZM (Wild Pop Health)1,
  3. Nicola Decaro2 and
  4. Canio Buonavoglia DVM2

Published Online: 30 JUL 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118342442.ch17

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe

How to Cite

Gavier-Widén, D., Ryser-Degiorgis, M.-P., Decaro, N. and Buonavoglia, C. (2012) Coronavirus Infections, in Infectious Diseases of Wild Mammals and Birds in Europe (eds D. Gavier-Widén, J. P. Duff and A. Meredith), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118342442.ch17

Editor Information

  1. 3

    National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden

  2. 4

    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

  3. 5

    Animal Health and Veterinary Laboratories Agency, (AHVLA) Diseases of Wildlife Scheme, Penrith, UK

  4. 6

    Royal (Dick) School of Veterinary Studies, University of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK

Author Information

  1. 1

    Centre for Fish and Wildlife Health, Institute of Animal Pathology, Department of Infectious Diseases and Pathobiology, Vetsuisse Faculty, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

  2. 2

    Department of Veterinary Public Health, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine of Bari, Valenzano (Bari), Italy

  3. 3

    National Veterinary Institute (SVA), Uppsala, Sweden

  4. 4

    Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 JUL 2012
  2. Published Print: 31 AUG 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405199056

Online ISBN: 9781118342442

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Keywords:

  • coronavirus infections;
  • Coronaviridae, Coronavirinae, genera Alphacoronavirus;
  • coronaviruses, genome high mutation/recombination ability;
  • feline infectious peritonitis;
  • FCoV, and TGEV of pigs, and CCV;
  • FCoV exposure, in free-ranging wild felids of Europe;
  • peritonitis/pleuritis/pericarditis with effusions, granulomatous changes;
  • TGE contagious, swine enteric disease by TGEV, close to PRCV;
  • CRCoV, host variant of BCoV;
  • CoVs in bat populations, infections peaking in spring

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Feline Infectious Peritonitis

  • Transmissible Gastroenteritis

  • Canine Respiratory Coronavirus Infection

  • Coronavirus Infections in Bats

  • Other Coronavirus Infections

  • References