OMIA:000731-9615 : Nystagmus, congenital in Canis lupus familiaris (dog)

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Involuntary, repetitive eye movements (side to side, up and down or in a circle)

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:000731-9615: 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.

2021 Genetics Committee of the American College of Veterinary Opthalmologists :
The Blue Book: Ocular disorders presumed to be inherited in purebred dogs. 13th Edition , 2021.
1999 Dell'Osso, L.F., Hertle, R.W., Williams, R.W., Jacobs, J.B. :
A new surgery for congenital nystagmus: Effects of tenotomy on an achiasmatic canine and the role of extraocular proprioception Journal of AAPOS: American Association for Pediatric Ophthalmology & Strabismus 3:166-182, 1999.
1994 Dellosso, L.F., Williams, R.W. :
Ocular motor abnormalities in achiasmatic mutant Belgian sheepdogs: Unyoked eye movements in a mammal Vision Research 35:109-116, 1994.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 17 Jun 2023