OMIA:001197-9615 : Horner syndrome in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: domestic cat , horse , taurine cattle

Categories: Nervous system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 143000 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Due to damage to the sympathetic nerves of the face - characterised by miosis (constriction of the pupil), ptosis (drooping of the upper eyelid), and anhidrosis (absence of sweating of the face)

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:001197-9615: 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.

2023 Jiménez González, R., Posporis, C. :
Bilateral miosis and third eyelid protrusion in a Golden Retriever with lateralizing forebrain signs. J Am Vet Med Assoc :1-4, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37315938. DOI: 10.2460/javma.23.04.0196.
2002 Panciera, R.J., Ritchey, J.W., Baker, J.E., DiGregorio, M. :
Trigeminal and polyradiculoneuritis in a dog presenting with masticatory muscle atrophy and Horner's syndrome Veterinary Pathology 39:146-149, 2002. Pubmed reference: 12102209.
2000 Boydell, P. :
Idiopathic Horner syndrome in the golden retriever Journal of Neuro-Ophthalmology 20:288-290, 2000. Pubmed reference: 11130760.
1999 van Hagen, M.A.E., Kwakernaak, C.M.P., Boeve, M.H., Stades, F.C. :
Horner's syndrome in dogs [Dutch] Tijdschrift voor Diergeneeskunde 124:600-602, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10549090.
1998 Boydell, I.P. :
Horners-syndrome in a puppy Journal of Small Animal Practice 39:448-449, 1998. Pubmed reference: 9791833.
1996 Melian, C., Morales, M., Delosmonteros, A., Peterson, M.E. :
Horners syndrome associated with a functional thyroid carcinoma in a dog Journal of Small Animal Practice 37:591-593, 1996. Pubmed reference: 8981280.
1995 Boydell, P. :
Idiopathic horners syndrome in the golden retriever Journal of Small Animal Practice 36:382-384, 1995. Pubmed reference: 8583765.
Boydell, P. :
Horners syndrome following cervical spinal surgery in the dog Journal of Small Animal Practice 36:510-512, 1995. Pubmed reference: 8587328.

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