OMIA:000157-9796 : Intervertebral disc disease in Equus caballus (horse)

In other species: crab-eating macaque , Rhesus monkey , dog , domestic cat , lion , tiger , 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:000157-9796: 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.

2024 Mól, M., Garrett, K., Ruby, R., Janes, J., Reed, S. :
Equine intervertebral disc disease with dorsal protrusion and spinal cord compression: A computed tomography, myelography, MRI, and histopathologic case study. Vet Radiol Ultrasound , 2024. Pubmed reference: 38785345. DOI: 10.1111/vru.13388.
2023 Alini, M., Diwan, A.D., Erwin, W.M., Little, C.B., Melrose, J. :
An update on animal models of intervertebral disc degeneration and low back pain: Exploring the potential of artificial intelligence to improve research analysis and development of prospective therapeutics. JOR Spine 6:e1230, 2023. Pubmed reference: 36994457. DOI: 10.1002/jsp2.1230.
Murphy, K., Lufkin, T., Kraus, P. :
Development and degeneration of the intervertebral disc-Insights from across species. Vet Sci 10, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37756062. DOI: 10.3390/vetsci10090540.

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