OMIA:000455-9823 : Hernia, generic in Sus scrofa (pig)

In other species: domestic cat , sheep , rabbit

Categories: Growth / size / body region phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Protrusion of part of an organ or tissue through the structures normally containing it.

Inheritance: Often shows familial occurrence, but convincing evidence for single-locus inheritance is lacking.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000455-9823: 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.

1991 Stigler, J., Distl, O., Kruff, B., Krausslich, H. :
Segregation analysis of hereditary defects in pigs. Zuchtungskunde 63:294-305, 1991.
1988 Althoff, W., Mayer, M., Richter, L., Simon, D. :
[Genetic causes of hernia and cryptorchidism in pigs] Zuchtungskunde 60:319-329, 1988.
1987 Kraus, H., Schussler, R. :
[Ten-year analysis of anomalies recorded on boars at Neustadt] Zuchtwahl und Besamung :75-77, 1987.
1984 Kobylka, V., Cerny, M., Hajkova, J. :
[Inherited abnormalities and defects in pedigreed herds of pigs in the Czech Republic in 1979-1983] Veterinarstvi 34:351-352, 1984.
1976 Heres, S. :
Research results in congenital hernias of pigs Proceedings of the Fourth International Pig Veterinary Society Congress, Iowa State University, Ames :Z23 only, 1976.
1962 Hamori, D. :
[Atresia of the anus and the rectum in pigs] Zuchthygiene, Fortpflanzungsstorungen und Besamung der Haustiere 6:85-90, 1962.

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