OMIA 000197-9796 : Cleft palate in Equus caballus

In other species: domestic cat , cattle , dog , pig , rabbit , American mink , chicken , sheep

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 106250 , 106260 , 114300 , 119300 , 119500 , 119530 , 119540 , 119550 , 119570 , 119580 , 120433 , 129400 , 129810 , 129830 , 129900 , 164220 , 179400 , 181180 , 201180 , 216100 , 216300 , 218090 , 225000 , 231060 , 241850 , 242840 , 244300 , 255995 , 258320 , 260150 , 261800 , 268300 , 277170 , 301815 , 303400 , 600331 , 600460

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital fissure (split) that involves the hard or soft palate (roof of the mouth). Also known as palatoschisis.

Reference


1995 Keeling, N.G., Moll, H.D. :
Use of mucosal graft to augment cleft palate repair in a foal Equine Practice 17:34 ff., 1995.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005