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Table 4 Shedding and serotypes of feline coronavirus detected in FIP cats in the cat shelter

From: An outbreak of feline infectious peritonitis in a Taiwanese shelter: epidemiologic and molecular evidence for horizontal transmission of a novel type II feline coronavirus

Cat no. Sample Days before death
−80 −66 −60 −57 −50 −43 −36 −29 −25 −23 −20 −18 −14 −12 −8 −6 −4 0*
9 Feces   I              I    II
  NOC swabs                   II
  Viremia                II    +
  Effusions                II II   II
11 Feces       -   -      -    II   II
  NOC swabs              -    -   II
  Viremia         -      - -   -   -
  Effusions       +             II
12 Feces - + -   - - - - - - - - - +    II II
  NOC swabs      - - - - - - - - - -    II II
  Viremia -   -   - - - - - - - II + +    -  
  Effusions II                  II
  1. +: FCoV positive; -: FCoV negative.
  2. I, II: Type I or type II FCoV.
  3. *: Samples were collected directly prior to euthanasia, except for cat 12, from which the samples were taken after death.