OMIA:001710-9685 : Sebaceous gland dysplasia in Felis catus

Categories: Integument (skin) phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Sebaceous differentiation cause a similar phenotype of hyperkeratosis and progressive alopecia. (Yager et al., 2012)


2012 Yager, J.A., Gross, T.L., Shearer, D., Rothstein, E., Power, H., Sinke, J.D., Kraus, H., Gram, D., Cowper, E., Foster, A., Welle, M. :
Abnormal sebaceous gland differentiation in 10 kittens ('sebaceous gland dysplasia') associated with generalized hypotrichosis and scaling. Vet Dermatol 23:136-44, e30, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22313039 . DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-3164.2011.01029.x.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 18 Jul 2012