OMIA:002852-9685 : Nasolacrimal duct obstruction in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: dog , horse , llama , taurine cattle , alpaca

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 149700 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Acquired or congenital blocked tear duct, also called dacryostenosis 

Breed: Persian (Cat) (VBO_0100188).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. (If a likely causal variant has been documented for the phene, see the variant table breeds in which the variant has been reported).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2024). OMIA:002852-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2021 Arteaga, K., Aftab, G., Rajaei, S.M., Faghihi, H., Crasta, M. :
Comparison of conjunctival microbiota of clinically normal Persian cats with and without nasolacrimal duct obstruction. Vet Ophthalmol 24:455-459, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34402572. DOI: 10.1111/vop.12925.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 06 May 2024