OMIA 000393-9940 : Freemartin in Ovis aries

In other species: cattle , deer , pig , bighorn sheep , water buffalo , dog

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes


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.
1998 Szatkowska, I., Udala, J., Baranowski, P., Katkiewicz, M., Stepien, J. :
Two cases of freemartinism in sheep Acta Veterinaria Brno 67:189 ff., 1998.
1997 Lafi, S.Q., Aldarraji, A.M., Hailat, N.Q., Fathalla, M.A. :
Ovine freemartinism Indian Veterinary Journal 74:339-340, 1997.
1990 Cribiu, E.P., Durand, V., Chaffaux, S. :
Frequency of the Freemartinism in Booroola-Merino-Darles Recueil de Medecine Veterinaire 166:919-922, 1990.
1989 Spedding, R.N., Dobson, H. :
Diagnosis of freemartinism in sheep Veterinary Record 124:18-19, 1989. Pubmed reference: 2916299.
1988 Romagnano, A., Tiemann, M., Niar, A., Helie, O., King, W.A. :
[Freemartinism in domestic animals] Medicin veterinaire du Quebec 18:79-84, 1988.
1987 Chaffaux, S., Matejka, M., Cribiu, E.P., Crespeau, F., Eychenne, F., Ricordeau, G. :
[Cytogenetic, anatomical and histological study of two freemartin Romanov ewes] Recueil de Medecine Veterinaire 163:15-21, 1987.
Matejka, M., Cribiu, E.P., Ricordeau, G., Chaffaux, S. :
[Frequency of freemartinism in Romanov ewes] Recueil de Medecine Veterinaire 163:635-638, 1987.
1971 Dain, A :
The incidence of freemartinism in sheep Journal of Reproduction and Fertility 24:91-97, 1971. Pubmed reference: 5099639.
1965 Bertrand, M. :
[Freemartinism] Revue de Medecine Veterinaire 116:575-596, 1965.
Gerneke, W.H. :
Chromosomal evidence of the freemartin condition in sheep - Ovis aries Journal of the South African Veterinary Medical Association 36:99-104, 1965.

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