HYM - Hypomyelination/Weimaraner

Race liée: 

Tremors

Description: 
Thickness of the myelin sheath covering the neurons of the spinal cord is below normal
Symptomes: 
Generalized tremor, "hopping" gait in the hind limbs. Clinical signs diminished with time by 3 to 4 months of age, though some dogs retained a persistent fine tremor of the hind limbs
Age d'aparition: 
From 1 to 2 weeks old
Fréquence: 
9% carriers in American population
Gène impliqué: 
FNIP2
Mutation testée: 
c.880delA
Transmission: 
Autosomal Recessive
Brevet: 
-