OMIA:000511-9685 : Hyperthyroidism in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: horse , rabbit , domestic guinea pig

Categories: Endocrine / exocrine gland phene (incl mammary gland)

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 145650 (trait) , 275000 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2022). OMIA:000511-9685: 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.

2023 Billings, C., Reinero, C., Masseau, I., Bryant, J., Wiggen, K. :
Hyperthyroid cats have altered pulmonary arterial hemodynamics but rarely have intermediate or high probability of pulmonary hypertension. Am J Vet Res :1-7, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37748759. DOI: 10.2460/ajvr.23.07.0172.
Bugbee, A., Rucinsky, R., Cazabon, S., Kvitko-White, H., Lathan, P., Nichelason, A., Rudolph, L. :
2023 AAHA selected endocrinopathies of dogs and cats guidelines. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 59:113-135, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37167252. DOI: 10.5326/JAAHA-MS-7368.
Janus, I., Noszczyk-Nowak, A., Bubak, J., Tursi, M., Vercelli, C., Nowak, M. :
Comparative cardiac macroscopic and microscopic study in cats with hyperthyroidism vs. cats with hypertrophic cardiomyopathy. Vet Q 43:1-11, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37427551. DOI: 10.1080/01652176.2023.2234436.
Lee, H., Lee, D., Park, J., Yun, T., Koo, Y., Chae, Y., Kang, B.T., Yang, M.P., Kim, H. :
Heart failure in a cat due to hypertrophic cardiomyopathy phenotype caused by chronic uncontrolled hyperthyroidism. Acta Vet Hung , 2023. Pubmed reference: 37527008. DOI: 10.1556/004.2023.00815.
Miceli, D.D., García, J.D., Rey Amunategui, J.P., Pompili, G.A., Rial, L.A., Más, J., Molina, E.M., Pignataro, O.P. :
Prevalence of hypersomatotropism and hyperthyroidism in cats with diabetes mellitus from referral centers in Buenos Aires (2020-2022). J Feline Med Surg 25:1098612X221148565, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36779783. DOI: 10.1177/1098612X221148565.
2022 Yu, L., Lacorcia, L., Johnstone, T. :
Hyperthyroid cats and their kidneys: a literature review. Aust Vet J 100:415-432, 2022. Pubmed reference: 35711100. DOI: 10.1111/avj.13179.
2019 Jones, B., Engdahl, J.N., Weiss, J. :
Are persistent organic pollutants important in the etiology of feline hyperthyroidism? A review. Acta Vet Scand 61:45, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31581952. DOI: 10.1186/s13028-019-0478-9.
2016 Peterson, M.E., Castellano, C.A., Rishniw, M. :
Evaluation of Body Weight, Body Condition, and Muscle Condition in Cats with Hyperthyroidism. J Vet Intern Med , 2016. Pubmed reference: 27667652. DOI: 10.1111/jvim.14591.
Peterson, M.E., Broome, M.R., Rishniw, M. :
Prevalence and degree of thyroid pathology in hyperthyroid cats increases with disease duration: a cross-sectional analysis of 2096 cats referred for radioiodine therapy. J Feline Med Surg 18:92-103, 2016. Pubmed reference: 25673019. DOI: 10.1177/1098612X15572416.
Volckaert, V., Vandermeulen, E., Dobbeleir, A., Duchateau, L., Saunders, J.H., Peremans, K. :
Effect of thyroid volume on radioiodine therapy outcome in hyperthyroid cats. J Feline Med Surg 18:144-9, 2016. Pubmed reference: 25769623. DOI: 10.1177/1098612X15576587.
2015 van Hoek, I., Hesta, M., Biourge, V. :
A critical review of food-associated factors proposed in the etiology of feline hyperthyroidism. J Feline Med Surg 17:837-47, 2015. Pubmed reference: 25366172. DOI: 10.1177/1098612X14556558.
2014 Chow, K., Beatty, J.A., Barrs, V.R., Hearn, L.K., Zuber, M. :
PBDEs and feline hyperthyroidism. Vet Rec 175:433-4, 2014. Pubmed reference: 25359748. DOI: 10.1136/vr.g6492.
2012 Peterson, M. :
Hyperthyroidism in Cats: What's causing this epidemic of thyroid disease and can we prevent it? J Feline Med Surg 14:804-18, 2012. Pubmed reference: 23087006. DOI: 10.1177/1098612X12464462.
2009 Rutland, BE., Nachreiner, RF., Kruger, JM. :
Optimal testing for thyroid hormone concentration after treatment with methimazole in healthy and hyperthyroid cats. J Vet Intern Med 23:1025-30, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19678886. DOI: 10.1111/j.1939-1676.2009.0370.x.
van Hoek, I., Meyer, E., Duchateau, L., Peremans, K., Smets, P., Daminet, S. :
Retinol-binding protein in serum and urine of hyperthyroid cats before and after treatment with radioiodine. J Vet Intern Med 23:1031-7, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19678890. DOI: 10.1111/j.1939-1676.2009.0364.x.
2005 Declercq, J., Bhatti, S. :
Calcinosis involving multiple paws in a cat with chronic renal failure and in a cat with hyperthyroidism. Vet Dermatol 16:74-8, 2005. Pubmed reference: 15725109. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3164.2005.00418.x.
Lass, P., Kaniuka, S. :
Feline hyperthyroidism. The contribution of nuclear medicine. Hell J Nucl Med 8:145-8, 2005. Pubmed reference: 16390018.
Nykamp, SG., Dykes, NL., Zarfoss, MK., Scarlett, JM. :
Association of the risk of development of hypothyroidism after iodine 131 treatment with the pretreatment pattern of sodium pertechnetate Tc 99m uptake in the thyroid gland in cats with hyperthyroidism: 165 cases (1990-2002). J Am Vet Med Assoc 226:1671-5, 2005. Pubmed reference: 16013533.
Watson, SG., Radford, AD., Kipar, A., Ibarrola, P., Blackwood, L. :
Somatic mutations of the thyroid-stimulating hormone receptor gene in feline hyperthyroidism: parallels with human hyperthyroidism. J Endocrinol 186:523-37, 2005. Pubmed reference: 16135672. DOI: 10.1677/joe.1.06277.
2004 Sartor, LL., Trepanier, LA., Kroll, MM., Rodan, I., Challoner, L. :
Efficacy and safety of transdermal methimazole in the treatment of cats with hyperthyroidism. J Vet Intern Med 18:651-5, 2004. Pubmed reference: 15515580.
2003 Gordon, J.M., Ehrhart, E.J., Sisson, D.D., Jones, M.A. :
Juvenile hyperthyroidism in a cat Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association 39:67-71, 2003. Pubmed reference: 12549616.
2002 Chun, R., Garrett, L.D., Sargeant, J., Sherman, A., Hoskinson, J.J. :
Predictors of response to radioiodine therapy in hyperthyroid cats Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 43:587-591, 2002. Pubmed reference: 12502116.
Kaplan, E. :
Primary hyperparathyroidism and concurrent hyperthyroidism in a cat Canadian Veterinary Journal - Revue Veterinaire Canadienne 43:117-119, 2002.
Mooney, C.T. :
Pathogenesis of feline hyperthyroidism Journal of Feline Medicine & Surgery 4:167-169, 2002.
Puille, M., Knietsch, M., Spillmann, T., Grunbaum, E.G., Bauer, R. :
Radioiodine treatment of feline hyperthyroidism in Germany Nuclear-Medizin 41:245-251, 2002.
2001 Mooney, C.T. :
Feline hyperthyroidism - Diagnostics and therapeutics Veterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice 31:963-+, 2001.
Mooney, C.T. :
Feline hyperthyroidism Irish Veterinary Journal 54:397-+, 2001.
2000 Becker, T.J., Graves, T.K., Kruger, J.M., Braselton, W.E., Nachreiner, R.F. :
Effects of methimazole on renal function in cats with hyperthyroidism Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association 36:215-223, 2000. Pubmed reference: 10825092.
Bucknell, D.G. :
Feline hyperthyroidism: spectrum of clinical presentions and response to carbimazole therapy Australian Veterinary Journal 78:462-465, 2000. Pubmed reference: 10923177.
Hammer, K.B., Holt, D.E., Ward, C.R. :
Altered expression of G proteins in thyroid gland adenomas obtained from hyperthyroid cats American Journal of Veterinary Research 61:874-879, 2000. Pubmed reference: 10951975.
Martin, K.M., Rossing, M.A., Ryland, L.M., DiGiacomo, R.F., Freitag, W.A. :
Evaluation of dietary and environmental risk factors for hyperthyroidism in cats Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 217:853-856, 2000. Pubmed reference: 10997155.
Randolph, J.F., DeMarco, J., Center, S.A., Kantrowitz, L., Crawford, M.A., Scarlett, J.M., Brooks, M. :
Prothrombin, activated partial thromboplastin, and proteins induced by vitamin K absence or antagonists clotting times in 20 hyperthyroid cats before and after methimazole treatment Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 14:56-59, 2000. Pubmed reference: 10668818.
Schrauwen, E. :
Hyperthyroidism in the cat [Dutch] Vlaams Diergeneeskundig Tijdschrift 69:51-52, 2000.
van, der, Woerdt, A., Peterson, M.E. :
Prevalence of ocular abnormalities in cats with hyperthyroidism Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 14:202-203, 2000. Pubmed reference: 10772494.
1999 Behrend, E.N. :
Medical therapy of feline hyperthyroidism Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 21:235-+, 1999.
Foster, D.J., Thoday, K.L. :
Use of propranolol and potassium iodate in the presurgical management of hyperthyroid cats Journal of Small Animal Practice 40:307-315, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10444749.
Fox, P.R., Peterson, M.E., Broussard, J.D. :
Electrocardiographic and radiographic changes in cats with hyperthyroidism: Comparison of populations evaluated during 1992-1993 vs. 1979-1982 Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association 35:27-31, 1999. Pubmed reference: 9934924.
Graham, P.A., Mooney, C.T., Murray, M. :
Serum fructosamine concentrations in hyperthyroid cats Research in Veterinary Science 67:171-175, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10502488. DOI: 10.1053/rvsc.1998.0302.
Kass, P.H., Peterson, M.E., Levy, J., James, K., Becker, D.V., Cowgill, L. :
Evaluation of environmental, nutritional, and host factors in cats with hyperthyroidism Journal of Veterinary Internal Medicine 13:323-329, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10449223.
Kraft, W., Deinert, M., Buchler, F., Reese, S. :
Symptoms of hyperthyroid cats: a retrospective study [German] Kleintierpraxis 44:719-+, 1999.
Reusch, C.E., Tomsa, K. :
Serum fructosamine concentration in cats with overt hyperthyroidism Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 215:1297-1300, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10553441.
1998 Davies, C. :
Effect of hyperthyroidism on the pharmacokinetics of propranolol in cats Veterinary Medicine 93:907-908, 1998.
Davies, C. :
Effect of hyperthyroidism on the pharmacokinetics of propranolol in cats - commentary Veterinary Medicine 93:908, 1998.
Walker, M.C., Schaer, M. :
Percutaneous ethanol treatment of hyperthyroidism in a cat Feline Practice 26:10-12, 1998.
1997 Adams, W.H., Daniel, G.B., Legendre, A.M., Gompf, R.E., Grove, C.A. :
Changes in renal function in cats following treatment of hyperthyroidism using I-131 Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 38:231-238, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9238796.
Adams, W.H., Daniel, G.B., Legendre, A.M. :
Investigation of the effects of hyperthyroidism on renal function in the cat Canadian Journal of Veterinary Research - Revue Canadienne de Recherche Veterinaire 61:53-56, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9008802.
Harding, L.K., Thomson, W.H. :
Cats and hyperthyroidism Nuclear Medicine Communications 18:1113-1114, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9481756.
Murray, L.A.S., Peterson, M.E. :
Ipodate treatment of hyperthyroidism in cats Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 211:63-67, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9215413.
1996 Archer, F.J., Taylor, S.M. :
Alkaline phosphatase bone isoenzyme and osteocalcin in the serum of hyperthyroid cats Canadian Veterinary Journal - Revue Veterinaire Canadienne 37:735-739, 1996.
Barber, P.J., Elliott, J. :
Study of calcium homeostasis in feline hyperthyroidism Journal of Small Animal Practice 37:575-582, 1996. Pubmed reference: 8981278.
Dibartola, S.P., Broome, M.R., Stein, B.S., Nixon, M. :
Effect of treatment of hyperthyroidism on renal function in cats Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 208:875 ff., 1996.
Forrest, L.J., Baty, C.J., Metcalf, M.R., Thrall, D.E. :
Feline hyperthyroidism - efficacy of treatment using volumetric analysis for radioiodine dose calculation Veterinary Radiology & Ultrasound 37:141-145, 1996.
Mooney, C.T., Thoday, K.L., Doxey, D.L. :
Serum thyroxine and triiodothyronine responses of hyperthyroid cats to thyrotropin American Journal of Veterinary Research 57:987-991, 1996. Pubmed reference: 8807008.
Paradis, M., Page, N. :
Serum free thyroxine concentrations measured by chemiluminescence in hyperthyroid and euthyroid cats Journal of the American Animal Hospital Association 32:489-494, 1996. Pubmed reference: 8906725.
1995 Anon. :
Hyperthyroidism in cats (reprinted) Feline Practice 23:29-32, 1995.
Broussard, J.D., Peterson, M.E. :
Changes in clinical and laboratory findings in cats with hyperthyroidism from 1983 to 1993 Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 206:302-305, 1995. Pubmed reference: 7751233.
Gunnmoore, D.A., Galloway, P.E., Godfrey, A., Gruffyddjones, T.J. :
The use of subcutaneous administration of radio-iodine for the treatment of feline hyperthyroidism - a study of nine cases Feline Practice 23:13-15, 1995.
Peterson, M.E., Becker, D.V. :
Radioiodine treatment of 524 cats with hyperthyroidism Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 207:1422 ff., 1995.
1994 Graves, T.K., Olivier, N.B., Nachreiner, R.F., Kruger, J.M., Walshaw, R., Stickle, R.L. :
Changes in renal function associated with treatment of hyperthyroidism in cats American Journal of Veterinary Research 55:1745-1749, 1994. Pubmed reference: 7887521.
Kluth, G.A. :
Further Studies on Feline Hyperthyroidism Journal of Small Animal Practice 35:229, 1994.
Theon, A.P., Vanvechten, M.K., Feldman, E. :
Prospective randomized comparison of intravenous versus subcutaneous administration of radioiodine for treatment of hyperthyroidism in cats American Journal of Veterinary Research 55:1734-1738, 1994. Pubmed reference: 7887519.
1993 Busalacchi, A. :
Hyperthyroidism and a Pericardial Cyst in a Cat Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 15:1250, 1993.
Craig, A., Zuber, M., Allan, G.S. :
A Prospective Study of 66 Cases of Feline Hyperthyroidism Treated with a Fixed Dose of Intravenous I-131 Australian Veterinary Practitioner 23:2-6, 1993.
1992 Hoenig, M., Peterson, M.E., Ferguson, D.C. :
Glucose Tolerance and Insulin Secretion in Spontaneously Hyperthyroid Cats Research in Veterinary Science 53:338-341, 1992. Pubmed reference: 1465507.
1990 Ferguson, D.C., Hoenig, M. :
Hyperthyroidism in the Cat Feline Practice 18:10-16, 1990.
Venzin, I., Vannini, R. :
Feline Hyperthyroidosis Kleintierpraxis 35:183-188, 1990.

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