OMIA:000162-37032 : Cardiomyopathy, dilated in Suricata suricatta (meerkat)

In other species: turkey , dog , domestic cat , pig , taurine cattle , rabbit , golden hamster , sea otter , black-pencilled marmoset

Categories: Cardiovascular system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 107970 (trait) , 115200 (trait) , 611880 (trait) , 302060 (trait) , 302045 (trait) , 600884 (trait) , 601494 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A disorder characterised by cardiac enlargement (especially of the left ventricle), poor myocardial contractility, and congestive heart failure. This disorder occurs in many different forms (see gene specific entries), some of which are not inherited.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2024). OMIA:000162-37032: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2024 Anderson, K.M., Nadolny, K., Mylniczenko, N.D., Estrada, A.H., Bissett, L.E., Jones, A.E. :
DILATED CARDIOMYOPATHY IN SLENDER-TAILED MEERKATS (<i>SURICATA SURICATTA</i>) UNDER HUMAN CARE. J Zoo Wildl Med 55:155-163, 2024. Pubmed reference: 38453498. DOI: 10.1638/2023-0014.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 09 Mar 2024