Diagnostic Testing Service

Hereditary nasal parakeratosi (GCB007)

Specimen type

EDTA whole blood


  • Hereditary nasal parakeratosis is an inherited, recessive genetic defect that affects specialized cells of the canine nose. Affected dogs show the formation of a crust with cracks over the nasal area of young dogs.
  • Labrador Retriever, Labradoodle, Australian Labradoodle, other Labrador crosses