OMIA 000243-9796 : Cryptorchidism in Equus caballus

In other species: domestic cat , cattle , dog , goat , pig , sheep , llama , Arabian camel , puma

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 100100 , 219050 , 314300

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Failure of one (unilateral) or both (bilateral) testes to descend.


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.
2012 Pujar, S., Meyers-Wallen, V. :
Sequence Variations in Equine Candidate Genes For XX and XY Inherited Disorders of Sexual Development. Reprod Domest Anim :, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22239239. DOI: 10.1111/j.1439-0531.2011.01976.x.
1999 Aupperle, H., Gerlach, K., Bartmann, C.P., Beerhenke, S., Schoon, H.A. :
Histopathological findings in the cryptorchid testes of stallions Pferdeheilkunde 15:515-+, 1999.
Searle, D., Dart, A.J., Dart, C.M., Hodgson, D.R. :
Equine castration: review of anatomy, approaches, techniques and complications in normal, cryptorchid and monorchid horses Australian Veterinary Journal 77:428-434, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10451725.
1998 Fischer, A.T., Vachon, A.M. :
Laparoscopic intra-abdominal ligation and removal of cryptorchid testes in horses Equine Veterinary Journal 30:105-108, 1998. Pubmed reference: 9535065.
Palme, R., Scherzer, S., Stollar, K., Nagy, P., Szenci, O., Mostl, E. :
Hormonal diagnosis of equine cryptorchidism Wiener Tierarztliche Monatsschrift 85:188-191, 1998.
Rocken, M. :
Laparoscopic chryptorchidectomy and ovariectomy in the standing horse - part 1 - laparoscopic diagnosis and castration of the abdominal cryptorchid horse [German] Praktische Tierarzt 79:113 ff., 1998.
Toth, J., Hollerrider, J., Scheidemann, W., Kovac, M. :
Masculine (testicular) pseudohermaphroditism and concurrent cryptorchidism in a horse [Hungarian] Magyar Allatorvosok Lapja 120:579-581, 1998.
Toth, J., Scheidemann, W. :
Castration of cryptorchid stallions [Hungarian] Magyar Allatorvosok Lapja 120:27-32, 1998.
1997 Rodgerson, D.H., Hanson, R.R. :
Cryptorchidism in horses .1. anatomy, causes, and diagnosis Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 19:1280 ff., 1997.
Rodgerson, D.H., Hanson, R.R. :
Cryptorchidism in horses .2. treatment Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 19:1372 ff., 1997.
1995 Dalin, G. :
Control of genetically determined diseases and defects in Swedish horse breeding Equine Veterinary Journal 27:411-415, 1995.
1994 Constant, S.B., Larsen, R.E., Asbury, A.C., Buoen, L.C., Mayo, M. :
XX Male syndrome in a cryptorchid stallion Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 205:83-85, 1994. Pubmed reference: 7928556.
Palme, R., Holzmann, A., Mitterer, T. :
Measuring fecal estrogens for the diagnosis of cryptorchidism in horses Theriogenology 42:1381-1387, 1994.
Schumacher, J., Lenz, S.D., Walker, W. :
Cystic Rete Testis Associated with Cryptorchidism in a Horse Veterinary Pathology 31:115-117, 1994. Pubmed reference: 7908154.
1990 Vandervelden, M.A. :
Cryptorchidism in Horses Tijdschrift Voor Diergeneeskunde 115:399-409, 1990. Pubmed reference: 1971462.
1950 Flechsig, J. :
Hereditary cryptorchidism in a depot stallion Tierzucht 4:208-, 1950.

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