OMIA:002231-9685 : Melanoma, generic in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: horse

Categories: Neoplasm

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific name: Includes references relating to feline iris melanosis, feline diffuse iris melanoma (FDIM), melanosis

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:002231-9685: 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 Briggs, A., Bell, C., Greenfield, B. :
Feline oral melanoma-A retrospective study in 20 cats and case report. J Vet Dent :8987564231198791, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37710985 . DOI: 10.1177/08987564231198791.
Fuchs, A.A., Giuliano, E.A., English, R., Nadelstein, B. :
Diode laser ablation of progressive pigmented iris lesions in 317 cats (356 eyes) appears overall safe and effective in decreasing progression of iris pigmentation. J Am Vet Med Assoc :1-8, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37758183 . DOI: 10.2460/javma.23.07.0387.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 17 Sep 2023
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