OMIA:000275-9615 : Retinal detachment in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: domestic cat , horse

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 180050 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Also called Detached Retina.

Species-specific description: Genetics Committee of the American College of Veterinary Opthalmologists (2021): Retinal detachment is "a separation of the neurosensory retina from the retinal pigment epithelium."

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:000275-9615: 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.

2021 Genetics Committee of the American College of Veterinary Opthalmologists :
The Blue Book: Ocular disorders presumed to be inherited in purebred dogs. 13th Edition , 2021.
2010 Itoh, Y., Maehara, S., Yamasaki, A., Tsuzuki, K., Izumisawa, Y. :
Investigation of fellow eye of unilateral retinal detachment in Shih-Tzu. Vet Ophthalmol 13:289-93, 2010. Pubmed reference: 20840105. DOI: 10.1111/j.1463-5224.2010.00805.x.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 16 Sep 2011
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 17 Jun 2023