OMIA:000621-9685 : Malignant hyperthermia in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: turkey , dog , horse , pig , deer , taurine cattle , rabbit

Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 145600 (trait) , 180901 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A progressive increase in body temperature, muscle rigidity and metabolic acidosis, leading to rapid death.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000621-9685: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1989 Bellah, J.R., Robertson, S.A., Buergelt, C.D., Mcgavin, A.D. :
Suspected Malignant Hyperthermia After Halothane Anesthesia in a Cat Veterinary Surgery 18:483-488, 1989. Pubmed reference: 2603380.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005