OMIA:000735-9685 : Ocular squamous cell carcinoma in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: horse , taurine cattle , goat , sheep

Categories: Neoplasm

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 278740 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Malignant new growth of squamous epithelial cells in the eye. Also called eye cancer.

Species-specific symbol: SCC

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. (2019). OMIA:000735-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1984 Cook, C.S., Peiffer, R.L., Stine, P.E. :
Metastatic ocular squamous cell carcinoma in a cat. J Am Vet Med Assoc 185:1547-9, 1984. Pubmed reference: 6511628.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 15 Oct 2011
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 28 Mar 2019