NCL-A - Cerebellar Ataxia/Staffordshire Terrier Américain

Nervous system degeneration

Description: 
Cerebellum degeneration with neuronal ceroid lipofuscinosis leading to nervous system disorders.
Symptomes: 
"Wobbly" gait, tremors, incoordination, loss of balance. At the final stage, the dog is unable to move and euthanasia is generally practiced
Age d'aparition: 
Between 3 and 5 years old
Fréquence: 
39% carriers of which 7% affected
Gène impliqué: 
ARSG
Mutation testée: 
c.296G>A
Transmission: 
Autosomal Recessive
Brevet: 
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Remarques: 
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