OMIA:000409-9615 : Gingival hypertrophy in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: red fox

Categories: Digestive / alimentary phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

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

Breed: Boxer (Dog) (VBO_0200210).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:000409-9615: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1952 Burstone, MS., Bond, E., Litt, R. :
Familial gingival hypertrophy in the dog (boxer breed). AMA Arch Pathol 54:208-12, 1952. Pubmed reference: 14943353.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 19 Aug 2023