OMIA:002782-9615 : Cholelithiasis, susceptibility to in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

In other species: domestic cat

Categories: Liver/biliary system phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 600803 (trait) , 611465 (trait) , 609919 (trait) , 609918 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Cholelithiasis or gallstones can form in the gallbladder. Gallstones are often asymptomatic but can cause gallbladder disease. Genetic susceptibility to gallbladder disease has been reported in humans.

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

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:002782-9615: 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 Allan, F., Watson, P.J., McCallum, K.E. :
Clinical features and outcomes in 38 dogs with cholelithiasis receiving conservative or surgical management. J Vet Intern Med 35:2730-2742, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34714561. DOI: 10.1111/jvim.16284.
2020 Ward, P.M., Brown, K., Hammond, G., Parkin, T., Bouyssou, S., Coia, M., Nurra, G., Ridyard, A.E. :
Cholelithiasis in the dog: Prevalence, clinical presentation, and outcome. J Am Anim Hosp Assoc 56:152, 2020. Pubmed reference: 32182115. DOI: 10.5326/JAAHA-MS-7000.
2017 Kanemoto, H., Fukushima, K., Tsujimoto, H., Ohno, K. :
Intrahepatic cholelithiasis in dogs and cats: A case series. Can Vet J 58:971-973, 2017. Pubmed reference: 28878422.
1998 Brömel, C., Léveillé, R., Scrivani, P.V., Smeak, D.D., Podell, M., Wagner, S.O. :
Gallbladder perforation associated with cholelithiasis and cholecystitis in a dog. J Small Anim Pract 39:541-4, 1998. Pubmed reference: 9846318. DOI: 10.1111/j.1748-5827.1998.tb03702.x.
1982 Wales, E.E., Englert, E., Peric-Golia, L., Straight, R.C. :
The spontaneous amorphous black pigment gallstone of the domestic dog. J Comp Pathol 92:381-5, 1982. Pubmed reference: 7142452. DOI: 10.1016/0021-9975(82)90023-8.

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