OMIA:000258-9685 : Dandy-Walker syndrome in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: sheep

Categories: Nervous system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 123155 (trait) , 220200 (trait) , 220210 (trait) , 220219 (trait) , 220220 (trait) , 267010 (trait) , 304340 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital hydrocephalus (enlargement of the cranium due to accumulation of fluid; "water on the brain") due to obstruction of the foramina of Magendie and Luschka (openings within the brain).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000258-9685: 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 Formoso, S., Padley, H., Alves, L. :
Dandy Walker-like malformation in an adult cat with seizures: clinical description and MRI characteristics. JFMS Open Rep 9:20551169231174199, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37378378. DOI: 10.1177/20551169231174199.
1993 Regnier, A.M., Delahitte, M.J.D., Delisle, M.B., Dubois, G.G. :
Dandy-Walker syndrome in a kitten. Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association 29:514-518, 1993.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005