Carlson, Jack H. Rhone Meriux, Inc., Athens, Georgia.
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An acute virus infection of cats, also called feline viral enteritis and (erroneously) feline distemper. The virus infects all members of the cat family (Felidae) as well as some mink, ferrets, and skunks (Mustelidae); raccoons and coatimundi (Procyonidae); and the binturong (Viverridae). Panleukopenia is the most important infectious disease of cats.
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