OMIA:000473-9986 : Hip dysplasia in Oryctolagus cuniculus (rabbit)
Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: no
Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial
Considered a defect: yes
Key variant known: no
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.
Species-specific name: Luxate femur
Species-specific description: See Robinson (1958, pp. 347-348).
Cite this entry
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.
|2001||Owiny, J.R., Vandewoude, S., Painter, J.T., Norrdin, R.W., Veeramachaneni, D.N. :|
|Hip dysplasia in rabbits: association with nest box flooring. Comp Med 51:85-8, 2001. Pubmed reference: 11926308 .|
|1959||Innes, JR. :|
|"Inherited dysplasia" of the hip joint in dogs and rabbits. Lab Invest 8:1170-7, 1959. Pubmed reference: 13852893 .|
|1958||Robinson, R. :|
|Genetic studies of the rabbit. Bibliographia Genetica 17:229–558, 1958.|
|1957||Innes, J.R., O'Steen, W.K. :|
|Splayleg in rabbits; an inherited disease analogous to joint dysplasia in children and dogs. Lab Invest 6:171-86, 1957. Pubmed reference: 13406999 .|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 16 Jul 2010
- Changed by Frank Nicholas on 29 Apr 2016