OMIA:000088-9940 : Atresia jejuni in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: taurine cattle

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 jejunum (that part of the small intestine extending from the duodenum to the ileum).

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000088-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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.

1974 Littlejohn, A. :
Atresia duodeni jejuni in a lamb. Vet Rec 94:363, 1974. Pubmed reference: 4428591.
1973 Leipold, H.W., Dennis, S.M. :
Atresia jejuni in a lamb. Vet Rec 93:644-5, 1973. Pubmed reference: 4786132.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005