OMIA:000312-9796 : Dysautonomia in Equus caballus (horse)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , llama , rabbit

Categories: Nervous system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 223900 (trait) , 224000 (trait) , 252320 (trait) , 256800 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: An acute or chronic disorder, affecting the sympathetic or parasympathetic nervous system.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:000312-9796: 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.

2020 Vincze, B., Varga, M., Kutasi, O., Zenke, P., Szenci, O., Baska, F., Bartels, A., Spisák, S., Cseh, S., Solymosi, N. :
Family aggregation analysis shows a possible heritable background of equine grass sickness (dysautonomia) in a Hungarian stud population. Acta Vet Hung 68:263-268, 2020. Pubmed reference: 33128520. DOI: 10.1556/004.2020.00038.
1999 Wood, J.L.N., McGorum, B.C., Mayhew, I.G. :
Equine dysautonomia: has grass been blamed unfairly all this time? Equine Veterinary Journal 31:451-452, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10596923.
1998 Doxey, D.L., Milne, E.M., Ellison, J., Curry, P.J.S. :
Long-term prospects for horses with grass sickness (dysautonomia) Veterinary Record 142:207-209, 1998. Pubmed reference: 9533290.
1997 Schulze, C., Venner, M., Pohlenz, J. :
Chronical grass sickness (equine dysautonomia) in a 2 1/2 years old icelandic mare on a north frisian island [German] Pferdeheilkunde 13:345-350, 1997.
1996 Conesa, L.C.G., Uzal, F.A. :
Evidence of serum proteins in neurons of autonomic ganglia from horses with mal seco Veterinary Record 138:646-647, 1996. Pubmed reference: 8817860.
Conesa, L.C.G. :
Detection of serum proteins in autonomic ganglia from horses with mal seco Journal of Equine Veterinary Science 16:52, 1996.
Lhomme, C., Collobertlaugier, C., Amardeilh, M.F., Delverdier, M. :
Equine dysautonomia - an anatomoclinical study of 8 cases [French] Revue de Medecine Veterinaire 147:805 ff., 1996.
Uzal, F.A., Woodman, M.P., Giraudo, C.G., Robles, C.A., Doxey, D.L. :
An attempt to reproduce mal seco in horses by feeding them festuca argentina Veterinary Record 139:68-70, 1996. Pubmed reference: 8857579.
1994 Uzal, F.A., Doxey, D.L., Robles, C.A., Woodman, M.P., Milne, E.M. :
Histopathology of the brain-stem nuclei of horses with ''Mal seco'', an equine dysautonomia Journal of Comparative Pathology 111:297-301, 1994. Pubmed reference: 7836571.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 31 Aug 2021