OMIA:000455-9940 : Hernia, generic in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: domestic cat , pig , rabbit

Categories: Growth / size / body region phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

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.

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. (2005). OMIA:000455-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1968 Dennis, S.M., Leipold, H.W. :
Congenital hernias in sheep. J Am Vet Med Assoc 152:999-1003, 1968. Pubmed reference: 5689163.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005