OMIA:000272-9685 : Dermoid sinus in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: dog , taurine cattle

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Also called dermal sinus tract; neural tube defect (NTD) resulting in failed separation of the neural tube from the skin ectoderm

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000272-9685: 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.

2011 Kiviranta, A.M., Lappalainen, A.K., Hagner, K., Jokinen, T. :
Dermoid sinus and spina bifida in three dogs and a cat. J Small Anim Pract 52:319-24, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21627660. DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.2011.01062.x.
Simpson, D., Baral, R., Lee, D., Sutherland, M., Malik, R. :
Dermoid sinus in Burmese cats. J Small Anim Pract 52:616, 2011. Pubmed reference: 22026745. DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.2011.01132.x.
2009 Tong, T., Simpson, D.J. :
Case report: Spinal dermoid sinus in a Burmese cat with paraparesis. Aust Vet J 87:450-4, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19857239. DOI: 10.1111/j.1751-0813.2009.00487.x.

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