OMIA:002523-9685 : Anal gland disease in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: dog

Categories: Endocrine / exocrine gland phene (incl mammary gland)

Mendelian trait/disorder: no

Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: Anal glands or anal sacs are small glands near the anus present in several species.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2022). OMIA:002523-9685: 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.

2021 Corbee, R.J., Woldring, H.H., van den Eijnde, L.M., Wouters, E.G.H. :
A cross-sectional study on canine and feline anal sac disease. Animals (Basel) 12:95, 2021. Pubmed reference: 35011201. DOI: 10.3390/ani12010095.
2016 Jung, Y., Jeong, E., Park, S., Jeong, J., Choi, U.S., Kim, M.S., Kim, N., Lee, K. :
Diagnostic imaging features of normal anal sacs in dogs and cats. J Vet Sci 17:331-5, 2016. Pubmed reference: 26645338. DOI: 10.4142/jvs.2016.17.3.331.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 30 Jan 2022