OMIA 000459-9823 : Hernia, diaphragmatic in Sus scrofa

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

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

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.

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

References


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.
1996 Wilcox, D.T., Irish, M.S., Holm, B.A., Glick, P.L. :
Animal models in congenital diaphragmatic hernia. Clin Perinatol 23:813-22, 1996. Pubmed reference: 8982573.
1965 Griffin, R.M. :
Congenital diaphragmatic hernia in the piglet Veterinary Record 77:492-494, 1965. Pubmed reference: 14331421.

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