OMIA:000083-30538 : Atresia ani in Vicugna pacos

In other species: domestic cat , cattle , goat , pig , sheep , llama

Categories: Digestive / alimentary phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital absence of the anus, causing a buildup of faeces and consequent distension of the abdomen.


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

2020 Jost, S.M., Knoll, A., Lühken, G., Drögemüller, C., Zanolari, P. :
Prevalence of coat colour traits and congenital disorders of South American camelids in Austria, Germany and Switzerland. Acta Vet Scand 62:56, 2020. Pubmed reference: 32948208 . DOI: 10.1186/s13028-020-00554-y.
1993 Delcampo, C.H., Vits, L., Delcampo, M.R., Ferguson, J.G. :
A Case of Atresia Ani with Rectovestibular Fistulae in an Alpaca (L-Pacos) Deutsche Tierarztliche Wochenschrift 100:495-497, 1993. Pubmed reference: 8306870 .

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