OMIA 000487-9685 : Hydrocephalus in Felis catus

In other species: dog , horse , pig , llama , cattle , sheep , rabbit , golden hamster , yellow-crowned parrot

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 109400 , 112240 , 123155 , 209970 , 236600 , 236635 , 236640 , 236660 , 236670 , 236690 , 273730 , 276950 , 307000 , 307010 , 314390 , 123155 , 600257 , 600559 , 600991 , 615181

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Enlargement of the cranium caused by accumulation of fluid.

References


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.
2013 Biel, M., Kramer, M., Forterre, F., Jurina, K., Lautersack, O., Failing, K., Schmidt, M.J. :
Outcome of ventriculoperitoneal shunt implantation for treatment of congenital internal hydrocephalus in dogs and cats: 36 cases (2001-2009). J Am Vet Med Assoc 242:948-58, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23517207. DOI: 10.2460/javma.242.7.948.
2010 Thomas, WB. :
Hydrocephalus in dogs and cats. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 40:143-59, 2010. Pubmed reference: 19942061. DOI: 10.1016/j.cvsm.2009.09.008.
2001 Tani, K., Taga, A., Itamoto, K., Iwanaga, T., Une, S., Nakaichi, M., Taura, Y. :
Hydrocephalus and syringomyelia in a cat Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 63:1331-1334, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11789613.
1996 Shell, L.G. :
Congenital hydrocephalus Feline Practice 24:10-11, 1996.
1969 Silson, M., Robinson, R. :
Hereditary hydrocephalus in the cat. Vet Rec 84:477, 1969. Pubmed reference: 5815908.

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