OMIA:000158-9615 : Calcinosis circumscripta in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: rabbit

Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: calcium deposits in soft tissue, also called tumoral calcinosis, calcinosis cutis, calcium gout, or lipocalcinosis

Breed: German Shepherd Dog (Dog) (VBO_0200577).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. (If a likely causal variant has been documented for the phene, see the variant table breeds in which the variant has been reported).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2022). OMIA:000158-9615: 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.

2016 Lee, E.M., Kim, A.Y., Lee, E.J., Jeong, K.S. :
Pathomorphological features of calcinosis circumscripta in a dog. Lab Anim Res 32:74-7, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27051446. DOI: 10.5625/lar.2016.32.1.74.
2005 Tafti, A.K., Hanna, P., Bourque, A.C. :
Calcinosis circumscripta in the dog: a retrospective pathological study. J Vet Med A Physiol Pathol Clin Med 52:13-7, 2005. Pubmed reference: 15703005. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0442.2004.00675.x.
1997 Gross, T.L. :
Calcinosis circumscripta and renal dysplasia in a dog. Vet Dermatol 8:27-32, 1997. Pubmed reference: 34645029. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3164.1997.tb00260.x.
1996 Hartmann, M., Steidl, T., Thiel, W. :
Bilateral calcinosis circumscripta in a german shepherd dog with additional incidence of a metastasising osteosarcoma and bilateral acropachy of the forelimbs [German] Kleintierpraxis 41:421 ff., 1996.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 29 Oct 2022