OMIA:000538-9685 : Hypothyroidism, primary in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: dog

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

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: yes

Mode of inheritance: Autosomal recessive

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

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. (2011). OMIA:000538-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1991 Tanase, H., Kudo, K., Horikoshi, H., Mizushima, H., Okazaki, T., Ogata, E. :
Inherited Primary Hypothyroidism with Thyrotrophin Resistance in Japanese Cats Journal of Endocrinology 129:245, 1991. Pubmed reference: 1904088.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 11 Sep 2011