OMIA:002355-9615 : Prostatic hyperplasia, benign in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

Categories: Neoplasm

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 600082 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Breed: Rhodesian Ridgeback (Dog) (VBO_0201135).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:002355-9615: 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.

2021 Werhahn Beining, F., Schmicke, M., Wilkens, M., Wolf, K., Rohn, K., Günzel-Apel, A.R. :
An investigation on the relevance of prolactin, insulin-like growth factor-1 and 25-hydroxyvitamin D3 (25-OHD3 ) in canine benign prostatic hyperplasia in a predisposed breed model. Vet Med Sci , 2021. Pubmed reference: 34015193. DOI: 10.1002/vms3.514.
2020 Werhahn Beining, F., Urhausen, C., Wolf, K., Schmicke, M., Rohn, K., Schuler, G., Günzel-Apel, A.R. :
Rhodesian Ridgebacks have an increased risk to develop benign prostatic hyperplasia. Reprod Domest Anim 55:283-292, 2020. Pubmed reference: 31885111. DOI: 10.1111/rda.13616.
2012 Wolf, K., Kayacelebi, H., Urhausen, C., Piechotta, M., Mischke, R., Kramer, S., Einspanier, A., Oei, C.H., Günzel-Apel, A. :
Testicular steroids, prolactin, relaxin and prostate gland markers in peripheral blood and seminal plasma of normal dogs and dogs with prostatic hyperplasia. Reprod Domest Anim 47 Suppl 6:243-6, 2012. Pubmed reference: 23279510. DOI: 10.1111/rda.12083.

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