OMIA:000404-10141 : Gastric dilatation volvulus syndrome in Cavia porcellus (domestic guinea pig)

In other species: dog , lesser panda , maned wolf

Categories: Digestive / alimentary phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 137210 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Also known as bloat

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2018). OMIA:000404-10141: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2017 Nógrádi, A.L., Cope, I., Balogh, M., Gál, J. :
Review of gastric torsion in eight guinea pigs (Cavia porcellus). Acta Vet Hung 65:487-499, 2017. Pubmed reference: 29256283. DOI: 10.1556/004.2017.046.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 02 Jan 2018