OMIA:001923 : Spinal intradural arachnoid cyst

Categories: Nervous system phene

Possible human homologue (MIM number): 182990 (trait)

Cross-species summary: Also called 'spinal arachnoid diverticula'.  Characterized by the focal accumulation of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in the subarachnoid space, causing spinal cord compression and myelopathic clinical signs. Congenital or acquired causes are suspected.

Species in which this phene is found:
dog (Canis lupus familiaris)

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 23 Jun 2014
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 27 Oct 2022
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 06 Apr 2024