OMIA 001181-9615 : Atrial fibrillation in Canis lupus familiaris

In other species: horse

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 194200 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: no

Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no


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.
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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