OMIA:000157-9694 : Intervertebral disc disease in Panthera tigris (tiger)

In other species: crab-eating macaque , Rhesus monkey , dog , domestic cat , lion , horse , taurine cattle , sheep , rabbit

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Also known as calcification of intervertebral discs.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:000157-9694: 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.

2023 Metcalfe, A., Dennis, M.M., Ramsay, E.C., Cushing, A. :
Spinal disease in a captive population of Panthera species: Review of 86 cases (2003-2021). Vet Pathol 61:248-255, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37818973. DOI: 10.1177/03009858231203313.
Wright, E.M., Eustace, R., Ramsay, E., Cushing, A.C. :
Intervertebral disc disease in three large felids (Panthera spp.) treated surgically. J Zoo Wildl Med 54:617-627, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37817629. DOI: 10.1638/2022-0138.

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