OMIA:000145-9685 : Brachycephalic obstructive airway syndrome in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: dog

Categories: Respiratory system phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000145-9685: 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.

2024 Morel, E., Malineau, L., Venet, C., Gaillard, V., Péron, F. :
Prioritization of appearance over health and temperament is detrimental to the welfare of purebred dogs and cats. Animals (Basel) 14:1003, 2024. Pubmed reference: 38612242. DOI: 10.3390/ani14071003.
2021 Geiger, M., Schoenebeck, J.J., Schneider, R.A., Schmidt, M.J., Fischer, M.S., Sánchez-Villagra, M.R. :
Exceptional changes in skeletal anatomy under domestication: The case of brachycephaly. Integr Org Biol 3:obab023, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34409262. DOI: 10.1093/iob/obab023.
1989 Harvey, C.E. :
Inherited and congenital airway conditions in dogs and cats Journal of Small Animal Practice 30:184-187, 1989.
1985 Aron, D.N., Crowe, D.T. :
Upper airway obstruction. General principles and selected conditions in the dog and cat. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 15:891-917, 1985. Pubmed reference: 2416110. DOI: 10.1016/s0195-5616(85)50101-1.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005