OMIA:000424-9685 : Goitre, familial in Felis catus
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Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Cross-species summary: Goitre is the enlargement of the thyroid gland, causing a swelling in the front of the neck. The condition can develop due to nutritional iodine deficiencies but familial forms of this disorder have been identified in several species. The molecular basis been determined for familial goitre in cattle and goats. Also spelt goiter.
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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.
|2020||Iturriaga, M.P., Cocio, J.A., Barrs, V.R. :|
|Cluster of cases of congenital feline goitrous hypothyroidism in a single hospital. J Small Anim Pract 61:696-703, 2020. Pubmed reference: 32974927 . DOI: 10.1111/jsap.13231.|
|1992||Jones, B.R., Gruffydd-Jones, T.J., Sparkes, A.H., Lucke, V.M. :|
|Preliminary Studies on Congenital Hypothyroidism in a Family of Abyssinian Cats Veterinary Record 131:145-148, 1992. Pubmed reference: 1329305 .|
|1991||Sjollema, B.E., Denhartog, M.T., de Vijlder, J.J.M., Vandijk, J.E., Rijnberk, A. :|
|Congenital Hypothyroidism in Two Cats Due to Defective Organification - Data Suggesting Loosely Anchored Thyroperoxidase Acta Endocrinologica 125:435-440, 1991. Pubmed reference: 1659766 .|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005