OMIA:001181-9615 : Atrial fibrillation in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: horse

Categories: Cardiovascular system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 194200 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: no

Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:001181-9615: 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.

2024 Arcuri, G., Valente, C., Perini, C., Guglielmini, C. :
Risk factors for atrial fibrillation in the dog: A systematic review. Vet Sci 11:47, 2024. Pubmed reference: 38275929. DOI: 10.3390/vetsci11010047.
2023 Guglielmini, C., Valente, C., Romito, G., Mazzoldi, C., Baron Toaldo, M., Goncalves Sousa, M., Wolf, M., Beluque, T., Domenech, O., Patata, V., Porciello, F., Ferrari, P., Caivano, D., Contiero, B., Poser, H. :
Risk factors for atrial fibrillation in dogs with dilated cardiomyopathy. Front Vet Sci 10:1183689, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37228845. DOI: 10.3389/fvets.2023.1183689.
Pedro, B., Mavropoulou, A., Oyama, M.A., Linney, C., Neves, J., Dukes-McEwan, J., Fontes-Sousa, A.P., Gelzer, A.R. :
Optimal rate control in dogs with atrial fibrillation-ORCA study-Multicenter prospective observational study: Prognostic impact and predictors of rate control. J Vet Intern Med 37:887-899, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37128174. DOI: 10.1111/jvim.16666.
2020 Pedro, B., Fontes-Sousa, A.P., Gelzer, A.R. :
Diagnosis and management of canine atrial fibrillation. Vet J 265:105549, 2020. Pubmed reference: 33129554. DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2020.105549.
Pedro, B., Fontes-Sousa, A.P., Gelzer, A.R. :
Canine atrial fibrillation: Pathophysiology, epidemiology and classification. Vet J 265:105548, 2020. Pubmed reference: 33129553. DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2020.105548.
2019 Fousse, S.L., Tyrrell, W.D., Dentino, M.E., Abrams, F.L., Rosenthal, S.L., Stern, J.A. :
Pedigree analysis of atrial fibrillation in Irish wolfhounds supports a high heritability with a dominant mode of inheritance. Canine Genet Epidemiol 6:11, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31867114. DOI: 10.1186/s40575-019-0079-y.
2018 McAulay, G., Borgeat, K., Sargent, J., Mõtsküla, P., Neves, J., Dukes-McEwan, J., Luis Fuentes, V. :
Phenotypic description of cardiac findings in a population of Dogue de Bordeaux with an emphasis on atrial fibrillation. Vet J 234:111-118, 2018. Pubmed reference: 29680382. DOI: 10.1016/j.tvjl.2018.02.015.
2016 Vollmar, A.C., Aupperle, H. :
Cardiac pathology in Irish wolfhounds with heart disease. J Vet Cardiol 18:57-70, 2016. Pubmed reference: 26700743. DOI: 10.1016/j.jvc.2015.10.001.
1998 Gut, M., Glaus, T.M., Suter, P.F. :
What is your diagnosis - veterinary diagnostic exercise - atrial fibrillation and dilated cardiomyopathy in a 9-year-old boxer [German] Schweizer Archiv fur Tierheilkunde 140:337-340, 1998. Pubmed reference: 9719733.
1995 Wang, Z.G., Feng, J.L., Nattel, S. :
Idiopathic atrial fibrillation in dogs: Electrophysiologic determinants and mechanisms of antiarrhythmic action of flecainide Journal of the American College of Cardiology 26:277-286, 1995. Pubmed reference: 7797763.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 28 Jan 2020
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 26 Oct 2021