Craniomandibular Osteopathy (CMO) is a painful proliferative bone disease affecting dogs of both... more
Craniomandibular osteopathy (CMO) is a painful proliferative bone disease affecting dogs of both sexes less than 1 year of age. Clinically, the disease is characterized by intermittent episodes of concurrent fever and painful mandibular swelling. An X-ray examination will show mandibular bone proliferation. Commonly, the first signs of CMO disease onset are pain symptoms during feed uptake frequently accompanied by periods of fever.
Cairn Terrier, Scottish Terrier, West Highland White Terrier
Heredityautosomal dominant with variable penetrance
3-5 days after arrival of the sample in the lab