OMIA 000079-9940 : Ataxia, progressive, with degenerative thoracic myelopathy in Ovis aries

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Progressive failure of muscle coordination, associated with degeneration of the thoracic region of the spinal cord

Species-specific name: Degenerative thoracic myelopathy


1991 Harper, P.A.W., Plant, J.W., Walker, K.H., Timmins, K.G. :
Progressive Ataxia Associated with Degenerative Thoracic Myelopathy in Merino Sheep Australian Veterinary Journal 68:357-358, 1991. Pubmed reference: 1776933.

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