OMIA 000149-9913 : Brachygnathia superior in Bos taurus

In other species: goat , sheep , pig , rabbit , llama , alpaca

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital abnormal shortness of the maxilla (upper jaw), resulting in protrusion of the mandible (lower jaw).


1996 Thielscher, H.H. :
Brachygnathia superior in a Holstein-Friesian calf [German] Tierarztliche Umschau 51:408 ff., 1996.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005