OMIA:000473-9940 : Hip dysplasia in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: Rhesus monkey , dog , domestic cat , pig , Western roe deer , taurine cattle , rabbit , saber-toothed cat , raccoon dog

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

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 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.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000473-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2003 Loste, A., Ramos, J.J., Saez, T., Sever, R., Marca, M.C. :
Hip dysplasia in a 6-year-old Salz ram Canadian Veterinary Journal 44:140-1, 2003.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005