OMIA 000105-9796 : Osteoporosis in Equus caballus

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific description: Also known as "bighead"


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.
1947 Mangrulkar, M.Y. :
Osteoporosis in horses. Indian Vet J 23:361-6, 1947. Pubmed reference: 20295903.
1928 Gonzalez, BM, Villegas, V :
'Bighead' of horses: a heritable disease Journal of Heredity 19:159, 1928.

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