OMIA:000444-9913 : Cleft lip in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: dog , pig

Categories: Craniofacial phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A congenital disorder comprising a cleft in the upper lip, resulting from failure of fusion between the maxillary and medial nasal processes. Renamed from 'Harelip' [4/5/2023]

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000444-9913: 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.

1997 Sreenu, M., Ramakrishna, O., Rao, T.S.C. :
Bilateral hare lip associated with cleft palate, displaced dental pad and microphthalmia in a heifer calf - a case report Indian Veterinary Journal 74:697, 1997.
1962 Hidiroglou, M. :
Note on 2 cases of harelip in Shorthorn calves Canadian Journal of Comparative Medicine and Veterinary Science 26:180-181, 1962.
1960 Wheat, J.D. :
Harelip in Shorthorn cattle Journal of Heredity 51:99-101, 1960.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005