OMIA 000679-9685 : Muscular dystrophy in Felis catus
In other species: chicken , turkey , dog , sheep , American mink Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 310200 Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown Considered a defect: yes Cross-species summary: Degenerative muscle disorder, leading to muscle weakness, liberation of myoglobin into the circulation from skeletal muscle, and subsequent wasting and possible contracture.
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.
|2011||Smith, K. :|
|Feline muscular dystrophy: parallels between cats and people. Vet Rec 168:507-8, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21571851. DOI: 10.1136/vr.d2940.|
|2002||Shelton, G.D., Engvall, E. :|
|Muscular dystrophies and other inherited myopathies Veterinary Clinics of North America - Small Animal Practice 32:103-+, 2002.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005