OMIA:000750-9685 : Osteochondrosis in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: chicken , dog , horse , pig , deer , taurine cattle , indicine cattle (zebu) , sheep , raccoon dog

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 181440 (trait) , 188700 (trait) , 259200 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Abnormal growth ossification centers in young, growing animals. Initially a degeneration/ necrosis followed by regeneration or recalcification. Osteochondrosis (OC) lesions that result is bone or cartilage fragments are called osteochondritis dissecans (OCD) - see OMIA000748.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2013). OMIA:000750-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2013 Hanna, F.Y. :
Lumbosacral osteochondrosis in cats. Vet Rec , 2013. Pubmed reference: 23709091. DOI: 10.1136/vr.101361.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 09 Jun 2013