OMIA 000750-9685 : Osteochondrosis in Felis catus

In other species: chicken , dog , horse , pig , deer , cattle , sheep , raccoon dog

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 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.

Reference


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