OMIA:000247-9685 : Cushing disease, pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: dog

Categories: Endocrine / exocrine gland phene (incl mammary gland)

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 160980 (trait) , 219080 (trait) , 219090 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Entries for Cushing disease (pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism) are included for some species under the phene 'Hyperadrenocorticism, generic' (or Cushing syndrome): OMIA:000494.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000247-9685: 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.

2023 Hardy, L., Gil-Morales, C., Maunder, C., Paran, E. :
Skin fragility in a cat presenting with pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism. JFMS Open Rep 9:20551169231171245, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37360386. DOI: 10.1177/20551169231171245.
2001 Meij, B.P. :
Hypophysectomy as a treatment for canine and feline Cushing's disease Veterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice 31:1015-+, 2001.
1999 Schaer, M., Ginn, P.E. :
Iatrogenic Cushing's syndrome and steroid hepatopathy in a cat Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association 35:48-51, 1999. Pubmed reference: 9934928.
1994 Feldman, E.C., Nelson, R.W. :
Comparative aspects of Cushing's syndrome in dogs and cats Endocrinology and Metabolism Clinics of North America 23:671-691, 1994. Pubmed reference: 7805662.

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