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Von Willebrand Disease I

Breed: Schipperke

Generic Phene Data

Breeds
Relevance Rating: All current available evidence has been reviewed, but relevancy is inconclusive, AND/OR the clinical form of this disease has never been seen for these breeds
GTPs

General

Disease Name
Von Willebrand Disease I
Mutation
c.7142C>T
Mutation 2
c.7437G>A
Test Type
Genetic Disease/Disorder
Details
Von Willebrand?s disease (vWD) is a blood disease caused by a deficiency of von Willebrand Factor (vWF), an adhesive glycoprotein in the blood required for normal blood clotting. A lack of vWF impairs platelet stickiness and clumping. Symptoms can include: spontaneous hemorrhage from mucosal surfaces, nosebleeds, blood in the faeces, bloody urine, bleeding gums, excessive vaginal bleeding, bruising, prolonged bleeding after surgery or trauma, blood loss anemia. The inheritance of the severe forms (Types II and III) is autosomal recessive. The milder form (Type I) may be autosomal recessive or incompletely dominant. This is the most common hereditary blood clotting disorder in dogs.
Details 2
Von Willebrand?s disease (vWD) is a blood disease caused by a deficiency of von Willebrand Factor (vWF), an adhesive glycoprotein in the blood required for normal blood clotting. A lack of vWF impairs platelet stickiness and clumping. Symptoms can include: spontaneous hemorrhage from mucosal surfaces, nosebleeds, blood in the faeces, bloody urine, bleeding gums, excessive vaginal bleeding, bruising, prolonged bleeding after surgery or trauma, blood loss anemia. The inheritance of the severe forms (Types II and III) is autosomal recessive. The milder form (Type I) may be autosomal recessive or incompletely dominant. This is the most common hereditary blood clotting disorder in dogs.
Published
Brewer, G.J., Venta, P.J., Schall, W., Yuzbasiyan-Gurkan, V., Li, J. : DNA tests for von Willebrand?s disease in Dobermans, Scotties, Shelties and Manchester terriers. Canine Practice 23:45, 1998.

Breed Specific Info

Researched Breeds
Doberman Pincher

Breed Specific Data

VetGen LLC

GTP Name
VetGen LLC
Breed
Gene Name
VWF
Mutation
c.7437G>A
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