Lagotto storage disease (LSD)

The Lagotto Storage Disease (LSD) is a storage disease with neurodegenerative symptoms, which... more
Disease
The Lagotto Storage Disease (LSD) is a storage disease with neurodegenerative symptoms, which leads to cerebellar damage in affected animals. These are the cause of dysfunction in movement coordination and balance. In some affected dogs, abnormal eye motion (nystagmus) as well as behavioural changes like aggression and restlessness can be detected. First symptoms appear at an age of four months to four years.
Breed
Lagotto Romagnolo
Heredity
autosomal recessive with incomplete penetrance
Test duration
3-5 days after arrival of the sample in the lab
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