OMIA 000299-9860 : Dwarfism, generic in Cervus elaphus

In other species: domestic cat , cattle , dog , goat , pig , rabbit , sheep , horse , giraffe , Angolan giraffe , white-tufted-ear marmoset , Asiatic elephant ,

Category: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific description: Simpson et al. (2011) reported "for the first time the presence of chondrodysplasia in the Scottish red deer".


2011 Simpson, J.W., Else, R.W., Butowski, D., Fletcher, T.J. :
Dwarfism associated with chondrodysplasia in a red deer (Cervus elaphus) Veterinary Record 169:637b, 2011. DOI: 10.1136/vr.10012.

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