OMIA 000277-10152 : Diabetes in Chinchilla chinchilla

In other species: domestic cat , dog , domestic guinea pig , chimpanzee

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific description: There is no direct evidence for this disorder being inherited in this species. It has been included in this catalogue because the same disorder is definiteloy inherited in other spoecies, and there is no reason to believe that the same situation does not apply in chinchillas


1995 Marlow, C. :
Diabetes in a chinchilla Veterinary Record 136:595-596, 1995. Pubmed reference: 7571260.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005