OMIA:000219-9685 : Coloboma in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: Mexican tetra , swan goose , chicken , dog , horse , llama , taurine cattle , snow leopard

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 120200 (trait) , 120300 (trait) , 120330 (trait) , 120400 (trait) , 120430 (trait) , 120433 (trait) , 216800 (trait) , 216820 (trait) , 243910 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Colobomas are congenital eye abnormalities where normal tissue in or around the eye are missing.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000219-9685: 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.

2002 Wolfer, J.C. :
Correction of eyelid coloboma in four cats using subdermal collagen and a modified Stades technique. Vet Ophthalmol 5:269-72, 2002. Pubmed reference: 12445297.
2001 Esson, D. :
A modification of the Mustardé technique for the surgical repair of a large feline eyelid coloboma. Vet Ophthalmol 4:159-60, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11422999. DOI: 10.1046/j.1463-5224.2001.00174.x.
1977 Richards, W. :
Selective atrophy in the lateral geniculate nucleus associated with iris coloboma in cat. Am J Optom Physiol Opt 54:43-5, 1977. Pubmed reference: 860750.
1971 Bellhorn, R.W., Barnett, K.C., Henkind, P. :
Ocular colobomas in domestic cats Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 159:1015-1021, 1971.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 27 Nov 2011