OMIA:000462-9823 : Hernia, inguinal in Sus scrofa (pig)

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

Categories: Growth / size / body region phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 142350 (trait) , 245550 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

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

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

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:000462-9823: 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.

2015 Sevillano, C.A., Lopes, M.S., Harlizius, B., Hanenberg, E.H., Knol, E.F., Bastiaansen, J.W. :
Genome-wide association study using deregressed breeding values for cryptorchidism and scrotal/inguinal hernia in two pig lines. Genet Sel Evol 47:18, 2015. Pubmed reference: 25886970. DOI: 10.1186/s12711-015-0096-6.
2009 Ding, NS., Mao, HR., Guo, YM., Ren, J., Xiao, SJ., Wu, GZ., Shen, HQ., Wu, LH., Ruan, GF., Brenig, B., Huang, LS. :
A genome-wide scan reveals candidate susceptibility loci for pig hernias in an intercross between White Duroc and Erhualian. J Anim Sci 87:2469-74, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19359506. DOI: 10.2527/jas.2008-1601.
2006 Beck, J., Bornemann-Kolatzki, K., Knorr, C., Taeubert, H., Brenig, B. :
Molecular characterization and exclusion of porcine GUSB as a candidate gene for congenital hernia inguinalis/scrotalis. BMC Vet Res 2:14, 2006. Pubmed reference: 16646965. DOI: 10.1186/1746-6148-2-14.
Grindflek, E., Moe, M., Taubert, H., Simianer, H., Lien, S., Moen, T. :
Genome-wide linkage analysis of inguinal hernia in pigs using affected sib pairs. BMC Genet 7:25, 2006. Pubmed reference: 16672048. DOI: 10.1186/1471-2156-7-25.
1992 Berger, B., Grabherr, H., Fischerleitner, F. :
Gene frequencies and phenotypical expression of some important hereditary defects in pigs as a basis for practical progeny testing. Wiener Tierarztliche Monatsschrift 79:212-214, 1992.
Stigler, J., Distl, O., Kruff, B., Krausslich, H. :
Studies of economically important congenital anomalies of pigs. Tierarztliche Umschau 47:883-886, 1992.
1975 Bosma, A.A., Colenbrander, B., Wensing, C.J.G. :
Studies on phenotypically female pigs with hernia inguinalis and ovarian aplasia. II. Cytogenetical aspects Proceedings of the Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen 78:43-46, 1975.
Colenbrander, B., Wensing, G.J.G. :
Studies on phenotypically female pigs with hernia inguinalis and ovarian aplasia. I. morphological aspects Proceedings of the Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen 78:33-42, 1975.
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.
1965 Lewis, C.J. :
Inguinal hernia with attendant vesicocele in the pig Veterinary Record 77:699 only, 1965. Pubmed reference: 14331466.

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