OMIA 000162-9823 : Cardiomyopathy, dilated in Sus scrofa

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

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


1990 Hendrick, D.A., Smith, A.C., Kratz, J.M., Crawford, F.A., Spinale, F.G. :
The Pig As a Model of Tachycardia and Dilated Cardiomyopathy Laboratory Animal Science 40:495-501, 1990. Pubmed reference: 2170749.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005