OMIA:001687-9615 : Inflammatory bowel disease in Canis lupus familiaris

In other species: domestic cat , horse , pig

Categories: Digestive / alimentary phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 266600 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific name: Chronic enteropathies (CE) - the term 'inflammatory bowel disease' has been used historically to describe canine chronic enteropathies.

Species-specific symbol: IBD

Prevalence: From a survey of case reports of dogs in south-eastern UK, Kathrani et al. (2011) reported several breeds listed on this page as being at significantly higher risk of developing IBD.

Breeds: Border Collie, Boxer, French Bulldog, German Shepherd Dog, Miniature dachshund, Rottweiler, Weimaraner.


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 Cagnasso, F., Borrelli, A., Bottero, E., Benvenuti, E., Ferriani, R., Marchetti, V., Ruggiero, P., Bruno, B., Maurella, C., Gianella, P. :
Comparative evaluation of peripheral blood neutrophil to lymphocyte ratio, serum albumin to globulin ratio and serum C-reactive protein to albumin ratio in dogs with inflammatory protein-losing enteropathy and healthy dogs. Animals (Basel) 13:484, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36766371 . DOI: 10.3390/ani13030484.
Collins-Webb, A.G., Chong, D., Cooley, S.D. :
Ultrasonographic intestinal muscularis thickening in dogs with histologically confirmed inflammatory bowel disease: 13 cases (2010-2021). Vet Radiol Ultrasound 64:345-350, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36307900 . DOI: 10.1111/vru.13173.
Doulidis, P.G., Galler, A.I., Hausmann, B., Berry, D., Rodríguez-Rojas, A., Burgener, I.A. :
Gut microbiome signatures of Yorkshire Terrier enteropathy during disease and remission. Sci Rep 13:4337, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36927871 . DOI: 10.1038/s41598-023-31024-w.
Yamasaki, T., Nagata, N., Atsumi, T., Hasebe, R., Tanaka, Y., Ohki, I., Kubota, S., Shinohara, Y., Teoh, Y.B., Yokoyama, N., Sasaki, N., Nakamura, K., Ohta, H., Katsurada, T., Matsuno, Y., Hojyo, S., Hashimoto, S., Takiguchi, M., Murakami, M. :
Zoobiquity experiments show the importance of the local MMP9-plasminogen axis in inflammatory bowel diseases in both dogs and patients. Int Immunol :, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36933193 . DOI: 10.1093/intimm/dxad006.
2022 Galler, A.I., Klavins, K., Burgener, I.A. :
A Preliminary Metabolomic Study of Yorkshire Terrier Enteropathy. Metabolites 12:, 2022. Pubmed reference: 35323707 . DOI: 10.3390/metabo12030264.
2021 Nakazawa, M., Miyamae, J., Okano, M., Kanemoto, H., Katakura, F., Shiina, T., Ohno, K., Tsujimoto, H., Moritomo, T., Watari, T. :
Dog leukocyte antigen (DLA) class II genotypes associated with chronic enteropathy in French bulldogs and miniature dachshunds. Vet Immunol Immunopathol 237:110271, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34044267 . DOI: 10.1016/j.vetimm.2021.110271.
2018 Peiravan, A., Bertolini, F., Rothschild, M.F., Simpson, K.W., Jergens, A.E., Allenspach, K., Werling, D. :
Genome-wide association studies of inflammatory bowel disease in German shepherd dogs. PLoS One 13:e0200685, 2018. Pubmed reference: 30028859 . DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0200685.
2012 Kathrani, A., Holder, A., Catchpole, B., Alvarez, L., Simpson, K., Werling, D., Allenspach, K. :
TLR5 Risk-Associated Haplotype for Canine Inflammatory Bowel Disease Confers Hyper-Responsiveness to Flagellin. PLoS One 7:e30117, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22279566 . DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0030117.
2011 Kathrani, A., Werling, D., Allenspach, K. :
Canine breeds at high risk of developing inflammatory bowel disease in the south-eastern UK. Vet Rec 169:635, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21896567 . DOI: 10.1136/vr.d5380.
Kathrani, A., House, A., Catchpole, B., Murphy, A., Werling, D., Allenspach, K. :
Breed-independent toll-like receptor 5 polymorphisms show association with canine inflammatory bowel disease. Tissue Antigens 78:94-101, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21623734 . DOI: 10.1111/j.1399-0039.2011.01707.x.
Kathrani, A., Schmitz, S., Priestnall, S.L., Smith, K.C., Werling, D., Garden, O.A., Allenspach, K. :
CD11c+ cells are significantly decreased in the duodenum, ileum and colon of dogs with inflammatory bowel disease. J Comp Pathol 145:359-66, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21592490 . DOI: 10.1016/j.jcpa.2011.03.010.
Maeda, S., Ohno, K., Nakamura, K., Uchida, K., Nakashima, K., Fukushima, K., Tsukamoto, A., Goto-Koshino, Y., Fujino, Y., Tsujimoto, H. :
Quantification of chemokine and chemokine receptor gene expression in duodenal mucosa of dogs with inflammatory bowel disease. Vet Immunol Immunopathol 144:290-8, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21996024 . DOI: 10.1016/j.vetimm.2011.08.020.
Malewska, K., Rychlik, A., Nieradka, R., Kander, M. :
Treatment of inflammatory bowel disease (IBD) in dogs and cats. Pol J Vet Sci 14:165-71, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21528730 .
Simpson, K.W., Jergens, A.E. :
Pitfalls and progress in the diagnosis and management of canine inflammatory bowel disease. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 41:381-98, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21486642 . DOI: 10.1016/j.cvsm.2011.02.003.
Smee, N.M., Towell, T.L. :
What is the evidence? Inflammatory bowel disease in a dog. J Am Vet Med Assoc 238:1111-3, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21529230 . DOI: 10.2460/javma.238.9.1111.
2010 Cerquetella, M., Spaterna, A., Laus, F., Tesei, B., Rossi, G., Antonelli, E., Villanacci, V., Bassotti, G. :
Inflammatory bowel disease in the dog: differences and similarities with humans. World J Gastroenterol 16:1050-6, 2010. Pubmed reference: 20205273 .
Kathrani, A., House, A., Catchpole, B., Murphy, A., German, A., Werling, D., Allenspach, K. :
Polymorphisms in the TLR4 and TLR5 gene are significantly associated with inflammatory bowel disease in German shepherd dogs. PLoS One 5:e15740, 2010. Pubmed reference: 21203467 . DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0015740.

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