OMIA:000465-9940 : Hernia, umbilical in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , Asiatic elephant , horse , pig , taurine cattle , American mink

Categories: Growth / size / body region phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Protrusion of part of the intestine or other abdominal organs through the abdominal wall at the umbilicus, the protrusion being covered with skin and subcutaneous tissue.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000465-9940: 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.

2013 Greber, D., Doherr, M., Drögemüller, C., Steiner, A. :
Occurrence of congenital disorders in Swiss sheep. Acta Vet Scand 55:27, 2013. Pubmed reference: 23521894. DOI: 10.1186/1751-0147-55-27.
1991 Adamu, S.S., Mohammed, A., Sivachelvan, M.N. :
Umbilical Hernia with Adhesion and Rupture of the Abomasum in a Lamb Veterinary Record 128:187 only, 1991. Pubmed reference: 2031294.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005