OMIA:000084-9940 : Atresia ani vaginalis in Ovis aries (sheep)
Categories: Digestive / alimentary phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Cross-species summary: In females, congenital absence of the anus is often accompanied by a rectal-vaginal fistula (tube-like passage between the rectum and vagina), allowing urine and faeces to be voided through the vulvar orifice.
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
Cite this entry
|1985||Swartz, H.A., Vogt, D.W., Michalski, K.A., Warren, J.E., Kiesling, D. :|
|Chromosomal evaluation of a ewe lamb with atresia ani vaginalis American Journal of Veterinary Research 46:2145-2146, 1985. Pubmed reference: 4062021.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005