OMIA 000168-9796 : Cataract, generic in Equus caballus
In other species: domestic cat , cattle , dog , sheep , domestic ferret , chicken , domestic guinea pig , lion , rabbit , crab-eating macaque , degu , bald eagle , Mendelian trait/disorder: yes Considered a defect: yes Key variant known: no Key variant is published: no Cross-species summary: Opacity of the lens of the eye. Inheritance: According to Detlefson and Yapp (1920; American Naturalist 54: 277-280; see OMIA 000168-9913), Hurst (1910) reported that "cataract-blindness in horses is a Mendelian trait".
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.
|2013||Rushton, J., Tichy, A., Brem, G., Druml, T., Nell, B. :|
|Ophthalmological findings in a closed herd of Lipizzaners. Equine Vet J 45:209-13, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23009263. DOI: 10.1111/j.2042-3306.2012.00630.x.|
|1947||Weber, W. :|
|Congenital cataract, a recessive mutation in the horse Schweizer Archiv fur Tierheilkunde 89:397-, 1947.|
|1910||Hurst, C.C. :|
|Mendelian characters in plants, animals, and man Verh. d. Naturf. Ver in Brunn 49:192-213, 1910.|
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