OMIA:000030-9685 : Alopecia, generic in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: chicken , Rhesus monkey , dog , giant panda , white-tailed deer , taurine cattle , sheep , American red squirrel

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 104000 (trait) , 104110 (trait) , 203655 (trait) , 612421 (trait) , 610753 (trait) , 300042 (trait) , 109200 (trait) , 300710 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Absence of hair, wool or feathers due to loss of hair (not in reference to primary genetic hair, wool, feather-lessness)

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000030-9685: 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.

2021 Rostaher, A., Bettenay, S., Specht, L., Silva, K.A., Bechtold, L., Chen, J., Majzoub, M., Mueller, R.S., Sundberg, J.P. :
Hair follicle dystrophy in a litter of domestic cats resembling lanceolate hair mutant mice. Vet Dermatol 32:74-e14, 2021. Pubmed reference: 33470013. DOI: 10.1111/vde.12925.
2001 Davidson, D. :
Cryptorchidism and alopecia in cats Veterinary Record 149:311-312, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11570800.
1999 Sawyer, L.S., Moon-Fanelli, A.A., Dodman, N.H. :
Psychogenic alopecia in cats: 11 cases (1993-1996) Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 214:71-74, 1999. Pubmed reference: 9887943.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005