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Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome (Old Danish Pointer Type) Overview

Congenital Myasthenic Syndrome (Old Danish Pointer Type)
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Category: Neurologic (Associated with the Brain, Spinal and Nerves)

Gene: CHAT

Variant Detected: c.622G>A

Severity: Scale 3 has a moderate degree of severity, as it is not a fatal disease, though it can decrease the quality of life.

Mode of Inheritance: Autosomal Recessive

Test Overview: Affected dogs are able to run normally for 5–30 min after which they take shorter and shorter strides and eventually fall down with flexed fore- and hindlegs. After some minutes rest, they are able to walk and run again for variable periods of time before the signs reappear

Research Citation(s): http://jhered.oxfordjournals.org/content/98/5/539.full.pdf+htm

Associated Breed(s): Mixed Breed,  Old Danish Pointing Dog,