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Title: Studies on the prevalence and risk factors for feline chronic gingivo-stomatitis (FCGS)
Author: Healey, Katharine Alys Elizabeth
ISNI:       0000 0004 2674 1165
Awarding Body: University of Liverpool
Current Institution: University of Liverpool
Date of Award: 2009
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Feline chronic gingivo-stomatitis (FCGS) is a syndrome characterised by persistent, often severe, mflammation of the oral mucosa. Usmg cross sectional and case control studies, the auns of this thesis were to estimate the prevalence of fCGS in cats visiting first opinion small anhnal vetermary practices, examine the risk factors for FCGS in the same population and also in pedigree cat households, and to investigate a possible link between major histocompatibility (MHC) tvne and FCGS.
Supervisor: Not available Sponsor: Not available
Qualification Name: Thesis (Ph.D.) Qualification Level: Doctoral