OMIA:002751-9615 : External auditory canal atresia in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: domestic cat

Categories: Hearing / vestibular / ear phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: External auditory canal atresia can be a congenital or an early developmental lesion or can be caused by trauma.

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

Breed: Labrador Retriever (Dog) (VBO_0200800).
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. (2023). OMIA:002751-9615: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2007 Schmidt, K., Piaia, T., Bertolini, G., De Lorenzi, D. :
External auditory canal atresia of probable congenital origin in a dog. J Small Anim Pract 48:233-6, 2007. Pubmed reference: 17381770. DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.2006.00241.x.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 18 Aug 2023