OMIA 001431-9685 : Vitamin D-deficiency rickets, type II in Felis catus

In other species: dog

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 277440 (trait) , 601769 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Vitamin D dependent rickets type 2A (VDDR-2A), also called hereditary vitamin-D resistant rickets (HVDRR), is caused in many species by mutations in the Vitamin D Receptor (VDR) gene.


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.
2021 Clarke, K.E., Hurst, E.A., Mellanby, R.J. :
Vitamin D metabolism and disorders in dogs and cats. J Small Anim Pract 62:935-947, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34323302. DOI: 10.1111/jsap.13401.
2005 Godfrey, DR., Anderson, RM., Barber, PJ., Hewison, M. :
Vitamin D-dependent rickets type II in a cat. J Small Anim Pract 46:440-4, 2005. Pubmed reference: 16167595.
Tanner, E., Langley-Hobbs, SJ. :
Vitamin D-dependent rickets type 2 with characteristic radiographic changes in a 4-month-old kitten. J Feline Med Surg 7:307-11, 2005. Pubmed reference: 16182185. DOI: 10.1016/j.jfms.2005.01.003.
2003 Schreiner, CA., Nagode, LA. :
Vitamin D-dependent rickets type 2 in a four-month-old cat. J Am Vet Med Assoc 222:337-9, 315-6, 2003. Pubmed reference: 12564596.
1999 Henik, RA., Forrest, LJ., Friedman, AL. :
Rickets caused by excessive renal phosphate loss and apparent abnormal vitamin D metabolism in a cat. J Am Vet Med Assoc 215:1644-9, 1620-1, 1999. Pubmed reference: 14567428.

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