OMIA 000473-34880 : Hip dysplasia in Nyctereutes procyonoides
In other species: domestic cat , cattle , dog , pig , sheep , rabbit , Rhesus monkey , saber-toothed cat Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 142669 (trait) , 142700 (trait) , 244510 (trait) , 265050 (trait) , 615612 (trait) Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown Considered a defect: yes Cross-species summary: Laxity of the hip joint, resulting from a shallow acetabulum and/or a small, mis-shapen head of the femur. In severe cases, affected animals are lame.
|2012||Lawler, D.F., Evans, R.H., Nieminen, P., Mustonen, A.M., Smith, G.K. :|
|Lessons from a non-domestic canid: joint disease in captive raccoon dogs (Nyctereutes procyonoides). Vet Ital 48:367-78, 2012. Pubmed reference: 23277118.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 15 May 2013