Develop your knowledge and understanding of ferret systemic coronavirus (FRSCV). This is a one-part course that can also be taken as part of the Viral conditions course bundle.
This module looks at pathogenesis, diagnosis, treatment, prevention and outcomes of ferret systemic coronavirus, including:
Cause – ferret systemic coronavirus is an emerging disease syndrome in ferrets characterized by granulomatous lesions induced by a coronavirus.
Signs – it closely resembles the ‘dry form’ f feline infectious peritonitis (FIP).
Diagnosis – hematology/serum chemistries/protein electrophoresis, radiography, ultrasonography.
Treatment – most management recommendations are derived from protocols used in cats.
Prognosis – grave.
Support and Resources
This online module includes an e-Book with content from Vetstream's Vetlexicon Exotis (ferrets) followed by a quiz leading to a personalized certificate. Written by some of the world's leading veterinarians, ensuring accuracy and depth of content.
This course was written and peer reviewed by:
This module is worth approximately 30 minutes of CPD.