OMIA:000162-9685 : Cardiomyopathy, dilated in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: turkey , dog , pig , taurine cattle , rabbit , golden hamster , sea otter , meerkat , 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. (2022). OMIA:000162-9685: 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 Karp, S.I., Freeman, L.M., Rush, J.E., Arsenault, W.G., Cunningham, S.M., DeFrancesco, T.C., Karlin, E.T., Laste, N.J., Lefbom, B.K., Plante, C., Rodriguez, K.T., Tyrrell, W.D., Yang, V.K. :
Dilated cardiomyopathy in cats: survey of veterinary cardiologists and retrospective evaluation of a possible association with diet. J Vet Cardiol 39:22-34, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34963075. DOI: 10.1016/j.jvc.2021.11.002.
Kittleson, M.D., Côté, E. :
The feline cardiomyopathies: 1. General concepts. J Feline Med Surg 23:1009-1027, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34693806. DOI: 10.1177/1098612X211021819.
1993 Lawler, D.F., Templeton, A.J., Monti, K.L. :
Evidence for genetic involvement in feline dilated cardiomyopathy. Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 7:383-387, 1993. Pubmed reference: 8114036.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 09 Jan 2022