OMIA 000462-9940 : Hernia, inguinal in Ovis aries

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

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 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.


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