OMIA 000062-9823 : Artery, anomaly of in Sus scrofa

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital abnormality of an artery

Species-specific description: The only case reported in pigs (Gregg, 1946) involved the right subclavian artery arising as a side branch of the pulmonary trunk on its dorso-lateral surface, observed in a preserved nearly full-term foetus

Reference


1946 Gregg, R.E. :
An arterial anomaly in the fetal pig. Anat Rec 95:53-65, 1946. Pubmed reference: 20986994.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 07 Oct 2011