OMIA:000473-9823 : Hip dysplasia in Sus scrofa

In other species: domestic cat , cattle , dog , sheep , rabbit , raccoon dog , Rhesus monkey , saber-toothed cat

Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 142669 (trait) , 142700 (trait) , 244510 (trait) , 265050 (trait) , 615612 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

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.


1993 Gotoh, E., Ando, M. :
The Pathogenesis of Femoral Head Deformity in Congenital Dislocation of the Hip - Experimental Study of the Effects of Articular Interpositions in Pigs Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research :303-309, 1993. Pubmed reference: 8458149 .

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005