Lundehund syndrome

The Lundehund syndrome (LHS) describes a specific assembly of symptoms for the Norwegian... more
Disease
The Lundehund syndrome (LHS) describes a specific assembly of symptoms for the Norwegian Lundehund that resemble common features of a protein losing enteropathy (PLE). Those symptoms include intestinal lymphangiectasia, gastrointestinal disturbance, inflammatory bowel disease and malabsorption. Additionally, general weakness, vomiting and edema are commonly associated with this disease.
Breed
Norwegian Lundehund
Heredity
autosomal recessive
Test duration
1-2 weeks after arrival of the sample in the lab
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