OMIA:000462-9796 : Hernia, inguinal in Equus caballus (horse)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , pig , taurine cattle , sheep

Categories: Growth / size / body region phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 142350 (trait) , 245550 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Protrusion of part of the intestine through the abdominal wall.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000462-9796: 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.

2023 Fran├žois, I., Lepage, O.M., Schramme, M.C., Salciccia, A., Detilleux, J., Grulke, S. :
Clinical findings, surgical techniques, prognostic factors for short-term survival and long-term outcome in horses with acquired inguinal hernias: Ninety-eight cases (2005-2020). Vet Surg , 2023. Pubmed reference: 37650370. DOI: 10.1111/vsu.14023.
2009 Moorman, VJ., Jann, HW. :
Polypropylene mesh repair of a unilateral, congenital hernia in the inguinal region in a Thoroughbred filly. Can Vet J 50:613-6, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19721780.
2002 Dietz, O., Richter, W. :
Etiology, early symptoms and treatment of equine inguinal hernia Praktische Tierarzt 83:712-713, 2002.
Lefere, L., Vlaminck, L., Deprez, P. :
Inguinal hernia in a gelding Vlaams Diergeneeskundig Tijdschrift 71:71-73, 2002.
1998 Gaughan, E.M. :
Inguinal hernias in horses Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 20:1057 ff., 1998.
Toth, J., Scheidemann, W. :
Rarely observed alterations of testes in horses [Hungarian] Magyar Allatorvosok Lapja 120:24-26, 1998.
1994 Rijkenhuizen, A.B.M., Vandervelden, M.A. :
Incarcerated Inguinal Hernia in the Horse Wiener Tierarztliche Monatsschrift 81:295-301, 1994.
1990 Hance, S.R., Debowes, R.M., Clem, M.F., Welch, R.D. :
Umbilical, inguinal, and ventral hernias in horses. Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 12:862, 1990.
1974 Hayes, H.M. :
Congenital umbilical and inguinal hernias in cattle, horses, swine, dogs and cats: risk by breed and sex among hospital patients American Journal of Veterinary Research 35:839-842, 1974.
1945 Wille, H. :
Is inguinal hernia hereditary in the horse? Norsk Veterinaertidsskrift 57:332-, 1945.

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