OMIA:001098-9615 : Polymicrogyria and asymmetrical ventricular dilation in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

Categories: Nervous system phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific description: This disorder was first reported in dogs by van Winkle et al. (1994). Its major clinical manifestation is blindness.

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. (2005). OMIA:001098-9615: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1994 Vanwinkle, T.J., Fyfe, J.C., Dayrellhart, B., Aguirre, G.D., Acland, G.M., Patterson, D.F. :
Blindness due to polymicrogyria and asymmetrical dilation of the lateral ventricles in Standard Poodles. Progress in Veterinary Neurology 5:66-71, 1994.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005