OMIA:000277-34839 : Diabetes in Chinchilla lanigera

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

Categories: Endocrine / exocrine gland phene (incl mammary gland)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

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 .

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 09 Dec 2021