OMIA 000249-9685 : Cyclopia in Felis catus

In other species: chicken , dog , horse , pig , cattle , sheep , rabbit , American mink

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 236100

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A congenital developmental disorder characterised by a single orbital fossa (eye socket). Named after the race of one-eyed giants of Greek mythology. In humans, this disorder is often associated with a chromosomal abnormality.

References


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.
1991 Baljet, B., van der Werf, F., Otto, A.J. :
Willem Vrolik on cyclopia. Doc Ophthalmol 77:355-68, 1991. Pubmed reference: 1769305.
1956 Antin, I.P. :
Feline monstrosities Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 129:561-562, 1956.

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