OMIA:001422-9685 : Chylothorax in Felis catus (domestic cat)

In other species: dog

Categories: Respiratory system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 603523 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: accumulation of chyle within the pleural space

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:001422-9685: 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.

2019 Reeves, L.A., Anderson, K.M., Luther, J.K., Torres, B.T. :
Treatment of idiopathic chylothorax in dogs and cats: A systematic review. Vet Surg 49:70-79, 2019. Pubmed reference: 31508821. DOI: 10.1111/vsu.13322.
2012 Singh, A., Brisson, B., Nykamp, S. :
Idiopathic chylothorax in dogs and cats: nonsurgical and surgical management. Compend Contin Educ Vet 34:E3, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22935991.
Singh, A., Brisson, B., Nykamp, S. :
Idiopathic chylothorax: pathophysiology, diagnosis, and thoracic duct imaging. Compend Contin Educ Vet 34:E2, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22935990.
2005 Kopko, SH. :
The use of rutin in a cat with idiopathic chylothorax. Can Vet J 46:729-31, 2005. Pubmed reference: 16187718.
1995 Birchard, SJ., McLoughlin, MA., Smeak, DD. :
Chylothorax in the dog and cat: a review. Lymphology 28:64-72, 1995. Pubmed reference: 7564493.
1991 Fossum, TW., Forrester, SD., Swenson, CL., Miller, MW., Cohen, ND., Boothe, HW., Birchard, SJ. :
Chylothorax in cats: 37 cases (1969-1989). J Am Vet Med Assoc 198:672-8, 1991. Pubmed reference: 2019542.
1987 Birchard, SJ., Fossum, TW. :
Chylothorax in the dog and cat. Vet Clin North Am Small Anim Pract 17:271-83, 1987. Pubmed reference: 3554707.
1974 Lindsay, FE. :
Chylothorax in the domestic cat--a review. J Small Anim Pract 15:241-58, 1974. Pubmed reference: 4449221.

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