OMIA:000536-8932 : Hypothyroidism, congenital in Columba livia (rock pigeon)

In other species: chicken , dog , lesser panda , domestic cat , horse , goat , sheep

Categories: Endocrine / exocrine gland phene (incl mammary gland)

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 274500 (trait) , 606765 (gene)

Links to relevant human diseases in MONDO:

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Deficiency of thyroid gland activity. Also known as Goiterous congenital hypothyroidism; Congenital hypothyroidism; Thyroid dyshormonogenesis. This disorder can be caused by mutations in different genes, and forms of the disease exist that are not inherited.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:000536-8932: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2023 Girolamo, N.D., Studer, K., Brandão, J., Kanda, I., Wagner, R.A., Fracassi, F., Fecteau, K. :
Diagnosis and long-term treatment of suspected congenital hypothyroidism in a pigeon (Columba livia domestica). J Avian Med Surg 37:282-287, 2023. Pubmed reference: 37962321. DOI: 10.1647/AVMS-D-22-00064.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 20 Nov 2023