OMIA:000965-9685 : Syringomyelia in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: dog , horse , taurine cattle , rabbit

Categories: Nervous system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 186700 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Disorder in which a fluid-filled cyst (called a syrinx) forms within the spinal cord

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000965-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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.

2001 Tani, K., Taga, A., Itamoto, K., Iwanaga, T., Une, S., Nakaichi, M., Taura, Y. :
Hydrocephalus and syringomyelia in a cat Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 63:1331-1334, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11789613.
2000 Bagley, R.S., Gavin, P.R., Silver, G.M., Moore, M.P., Kippenes, H., Connors, R. :
Syringomyelia and hydromyelia in dogs and cats Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 22:471-479, 2000.
1982 Bone, D.L., Wilson, R.B. :
Primary syringomyelia in a kitten. J Am Vet Med Assoc 181:928-9, 1982. Pubmed reference: 7141995.

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