OMIA:001710-9685 : Sebaceous gland dysplasia in Felis catus (domestic cat)

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Sebaceous differentiation cause a similar phenotype of hyperkeratosis and progressive alopecia. (Yager et al., 2012)

Species-specific description: see also OMIA:002669-9685 : Sebaceous gland dysplasia, SOAT1-related in Felis catus

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:001710-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2012 Yager, J.A., Gross, T.L., Shearer, D., Rothstein, E., Power, H., Sinke, J.D., Kraus, H., Gram, D., Cowper, E., Foster, A., Welle, M. :
Abnormal sebaceous gland differentiation in 10 kittens ('sebaceous gland dysplasia') associated with generalized hypotrichosis and scaling. Vet Dermatol 23:136-44, e30, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22313039. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3164.2011.01029.x.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 18 Jul 2012
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 21 Apr 2023