OMIA:000462-9940 : Hernia, inguinal in Ovis aries (sheep)

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

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:000462-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1972 Carr, P.M. :
An apparently inherited inguinal hernia in the Merino ram Australian Veterinary Journal 48:126-127, 1972. Pubmed reference: 5024315.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005