OMIA:000055-9823 : Aplasia of tongue in Sus scrofa

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital absence of the median portion of the apex of the tongue

Inheritance: Nes (1958) presented data supporting single-locus autosomal recessive inheritance


1958 Nes, N. :
Hereditary abnormalities of the tongue, cleft palate and harelip in pigs Nordisk Veterinaermedicin 10:625-643, 1958.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005