OMIA 000473-9940 : Hip dysplasia in Ovis aries

In other species: domestic cat , cattle , dog , pig , rabbit , raccoon dog , Rhesus monkey

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

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.

Reference


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