OMIA:000018-9615 : Afibrinogenaemia or hypofibrinogenaemia in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: goat , sheep

Categories: Haematopoietic system phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 202400 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: In combining these two disorders in the one entry, OMIA is following the practice of the corresponding entry for humans in OMIM

Species-specific description: see also OMIA:002382-9615 : Afibrinogenaemia, FGA-related

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2024). OMIA:000018-9615: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

2017 Jolivet, F., Diquélou, A., Trumel, C., Privat, S., Dossin, O. :
Fibrinogen deficiency in a dog - a case report. BMC Vet Res 13:183, 2017. Pubmed reference: 28629414. DOI: 10.1186/s12917-017-1110-8.
2012 Chambers, G. :
Treatment of afibrinogenemia in a chihuahua. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 49:70-4, 2012. Pubmed reference: 23148136. DOI: 10.5326/JAAHA-MS-5837.
2005 Wilkerson, M.J., Johnson, G.S., Stockham, S., Riley, L. :
Afibrinogenemia and a circulating antibody against fibrinogen in a Bichon Frise dog. Vet Clin Pathol 34:148-55, 2005. Pubmed reference: 15902668.
1999 Brooks, M. :
Hereditary bleeding disorders in dogs and cats. Vet. Med. 94:555–565, 1999.
1988 Fogh, J.M., Fogh, I.T. :
Inherited coagulation disorders. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 18:231-43, 1988. Pubmed reference: 3282382.
1971 Kammermann, B., Gmür, J., Stünzi, H. :
Afibrinogenämie beim Hund [Afibrinogenaemia in the dog] Zentralbl Veterinarmed A 18:192-205, 1971. DOI:

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 13 Aug 2021
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 08 Feb 2024