OMIA:002782-9685 : Cholelithiasis, susceptibility to in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: dog

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:002782-9685: 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 Brunet, A., Duperrier-Simond, C., Amoyal, S., Benchekroun, G., Hernandez, J., Lecot, L., Lurier, T., Cadoré, J.L., Krafft, E. :
Prevalence and clinical relevance of cholelithiasis in cats: A multicenter retrospective study of 98 cases. J Vet Intern Med , 2023. Pubmed reference: 37786325. DOI: 10.1111/jvim.16868.
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.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 04 Oct 2023