OMIA 000247-9685 : Cushing disease, pituitary-dependent hyperadrenocorticism in Felis catus

In other species: dog

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 160980 (trait) , 185800 (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): OMIA000494.


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.
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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