OMIA 000162-9685 : Cardiomyopathy, dilated in Felis catus

In other species: turkey , dog , pig , cattle , rabbit , golden hamster , sea otter

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 107970 , 115200 , 611880 , 302060 , 302045 , 600884 , 601494

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.

Reference


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.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005