OMIA:000459-9796 : Hernia, diaphragmatic in Equus caballus (horse)

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

Categories: Growth / size / body region phene , Muscle phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 142340 (trait) , 222448 (trait) , 226735 (trait) , 229850 (trait) , 306950 (trait)

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

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000459-9796: 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.

2021 Abu-Seida, A. :
Diagnostic and treatment challenges for diaphragmatic hernia in equids: A concise review of literature. J Equine Vet Sci 106:103746, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34670696. DOI: 10.1016/j.jevs.2021.103746.
2015 Tăbăran, A.F., Nagy, A.L., Cătoi, C., Morar, I., Tăbăran, A., Mihaiu, M., Bolfa, P. :
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia with concurrent aplasia of the pericardium in a foal. BMC Vet Res 11:309, 2015. Pubmed reference: 26715552. DOI: 10.1186/s12917-015-0623-2.
2010 Romero, AE., Rodgerson, DH. :
Diaphragmatic herniation in the horse: 31 cases from 2001-2006. Can Vet J 51:1247-50, 2010. Pubmed reference: 21286324.
1999 Collier, D.S. :
Comparative aspects of diaphragmatic hernia Equine Veterinary Journal 31:358-359, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10505949.
Dabareiner, R.M., White, N.A. :
Surgical repair of a diaphragmatic hernia in a racehorse Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 214:1517-1518, 1999. Pubmed reference: 10340079.
1997 Santschi, E.M., Juzwiak, J.S., Moll, H.D., Slone, D.E. :
Diaphragmatic hernia repair in three young horses Veterinary Surgery 26:242-245, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9150563.
1992 Proudman, C.J., Edwards, G.B. :
Diaphragmatic Diverticulum (Hernia) in a Horse Equine Veterinary Journal 24:244-246, 1992. Pubmed reference: 1606941.

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