OMIA:000290-9913 : Diprosopus in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: domestic cat , sheep

Categories: Embryo phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: craniofacial duplication, diprosopia

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000290-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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.

2023 McNulty, K., Tollefson, C.R., Baughman, B. :
Symmetrical parapagus diprosopus tetrophthalmos in a bovine calf, with computed tomography imaging, and review of craniofacial duplications. J Vet Diagn Invest 35:227-235, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37010026. DOI: 10.1177/10406387231166130.
2004 Bähr, C., Beineke, A., Drögemüller, C., Distl, O. :
[Diprosopus in calves of different breeds]. Dtsch Tierarztl Wochenschr 111:154-8, 2004. Pubmed reference: 15171600.
1999 Potz, C. :
A case of diprosopus in a calf [German] Praktische Tierarzt 80:1006-+, 1999.
1995 Camón, J., López-Béjar, M.A., Verdú, J., Rutllant, J., Sabaté, D., Degollada, E., López-Plana, C. :
Persistent truncus arteriosus in a diprosopic newborn calf. Zentralbl Veterinarmed A 42:41-9, 1995. Pubmed reference: 8592879.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005