Familial Enamel Hypoplasia (FEH) of Italian Greyhounds
Autosomal recessive amelogenesis imperfecta (ARAI), also known as familial enamel hypoplasia (FEH), is an inherited genetic disorder of tooth enamel that occurs in Italian Greyhounds.
Susceptibility to Primary Closed Angle Glaucoma (PCAG) in Italian Greyhounds
Primary closed angle glaucoma (PCAG) is a hereditary disease that results from a rapid build-up of pressure in the eye; if left untreated it will lead to blindness.
Susceptibility to Progressive Retinal Atrophy (PRA) in Italian Greyhounds
Progressive retinal atrophy (PRA) is a genetic disease characterized by progressive photoreceptor degeneration that leads to blindness. Mutations in 5 loci are associated with susceptibility to 90% of the PRA in Italian Greyhounds.