OMIA 000453-9685 : Hepatic encephalopathy in Felis catus
In other species: dog , sheep Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown Considered a defect: yes Cross-species summary: A degenerative disease of the brain induced by a failure of the liver to metabolise ammonia. Clinical signs include excitability, tremor, compulsive walking, head pressing, and apparent blindness, followed by coma and convulsions.
|2016||Lidbury, J.A., Cook, A.K., Steiner, J.M. :|
|Hepatic encephalopathy in dogs and cats. J Vet Emerg Crit Care (San Antonio) :, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27060899. DOI: 10.1111/vec.12473.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 13 Apr 2016