OMIA:000459-30538 : Hernia, diaphragmatic in Vicugna pacos (alpaca)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , horse , pig , goat , sheep , rabbit , water buffalo

Categories: Muscle phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 142340 (trait) , 222448 (trait) , 226735 (trait) , 229850 (trait) , 306950 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A congenital opening in the thoracic diaphragm, permitting the displacement of abdominal organs into the thorax; pleuroperitoneal hernias are a common type of congenital diaphragmatic hernia

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. (2023). OMIA:000459-30538: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2023 Wagener, M.G., Kammeyer, P., Kleinschmidt, S., Neubert, S., Ganter, M. :
[Diaphragmatic hernia in a female alpaca (Vicugna pacos)]. Tierarztl Prax Ausg G Grosstiere Nutztiere 51:386-390, 2023. Pubmed reference: 38056471. DOI: 10.1055/a-2199-0431.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 08 Dec 2023