OMIA 000424-89462 : Goitre, familial in Bubalus bubalis
In other species: cattle , goat , dog , sheep , pig , domestic cat , chicken , bongo , golden hamster , American black bear Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 274700 Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown Considered a defect: yes Cross-species summary: Enlargement of the thyroid gland, causing a swelling in the front of the neck. Familial forms of this disorder have been identified in several species. But only in cattle and goats has the molecular basis been determined. Also spelt goiter.
|1995||Reddy, K.P., Reddy, B.S., Radhakrishnaiah, K. :|
|Colloid goitre in a buffalo bull calf Indian Veterinary Journal 72:296, 1995.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005