OMIA:000620-9689 : Histiocytosis, malignant in Panthera leo (lion)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , pig , taurine cattle , gray squirrel , brush rabbit

Categories: Neoplasm

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 191170 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: This is a familial form of cancer. Also known as histiocytic sarcoma (HS)

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2024). OMIA:000620-9689: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2024 Zhang, L., Chen, H., Ding, Y., Wang, W., Wa, G., Zheng, B., Wang, J. :
Pulmonary Langerhans cell histiocytosis in an African lion: A rare case report. Animals (Basel) 14:1011, 2024. Pubmed reference: 38612250. DOI: 10.3390/ani14071011.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 14 Apr 2024