OMIA:000444-9615 : Cleft lip in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: pig , taurine cattle

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A congenital disorder comprising a cleft in the upper lip, resulting from failure of fusion between the maxillary and medial nasal processes. Renamed from 'Harelip' [4/5/2023]

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:000444-9615: 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.

2022 Goldschmidt, S., Hoyer, N. :
Management of dental and oral developmental conditions in dogs and cats. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 52:139-158, 2022. Pubmed reference: 34838248. DOI: 10.1016/j.cvsm.2021.09.002.
2019 Roman, N., Carney, P.C., Fiani, N., Peralta, S. :
Incidence patterns of orofacial clefts in purebred dogs. PLoS One 14:e0224574, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31682628. DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0224574.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 04 May 2023