OMIA:000278-9796 : Diabetes insipidus in Equus caballus (horse)

In other species: chicken , dog , domestic cat , pig , Japanese quail

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

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 125700 (trait) , 125800 (trait) , 221995 (trait) , 125800 (trait) , 222300 (trait) , 304800 (trait) , 304900 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Diabetes insipidus results from a deficiency of the antidiuretic hormone vasopressin (central diabetes insipidus) or from resistance to vasopressin (nephrogenic diabetes insipidus).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000278-9796: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1997 Wierich, M., Wittke, P.V. :
Case report of renal diabetes insipidus in a horse [German] Tierarztliche Umschau 52:274-277, 1997.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005