OMIA:000536-9940 : Hypothyroidism, congenital in Ovis aries (sheep)

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

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. (2005). OMIA:000536-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1990 Nasseri, A.A., Prasad, M.C. :
Pathology of Female Reproductive Organs in Hypothyroidism in Sheep Indian Veterinary Journal 67:111 only, 1990.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005