OMIA 000564-9315 : Intersex in Macropus eugenii

In other species: cattle , dog , goat , horse , pig , sheep , water buffalo , argali , bighorn sheep , American mink , Western roe deer , raccoon dog , gray short-tailed opossum , domestic cat , llama

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A mixture of male and female characteristics. Often due to an abnormality of the sex chromosomes.

Reference


1997 Watson, C.M., Johnston, P.G., Rodger, K.A., Mckenzie, L.M., Oneill, R.J.W., Cooper, D.W. :
Sry and karyotypic status of one abnormal and two intersexual marsupials Reproduction, Fertility, & Development 9:233-241, 1997.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005