OMIA 000564-9913 : Intersex in Bos taurus

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

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.


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.
2008 Payan-Carreira, R., Pires, M.A., Quaresma, M., Chaves, R., Adega, F., Guedes Pinto, H., Cola├žo, B., Villar, V. :
A complex intersex condition in a Holstein calf. Anim Reprod Sci 103:154-63, 2008. Pubmed reference: 17517482. DOI: 10.1016/j.anireprosci.2007.04.013.
2007 Meinecke, B., Drogemuller, C., Kuiper, H., Burstel, D., Wohlsein, P., Ebeling, S., Wehrend, A., Meinecke-Tillmann, S. :
A diploid-triploid (60,XX/90,XXY) intersex in a Holstein heifer. Sex Dev 1:59-65, 2007. Pubmed reference: 18391516. DOI: 10.1159/000096239.
2005 Takagi, M., Yamagishi, N., Oboshi, K., Kageyama, S., Hirayama, H., Minamihashi, A., Sasaki, M., Wijayagunawardane, M.P. :
A female pseudohermaphrodite Holstein heifer with gonadal mosaicism. Theriogenology 63:60-71, 2005. Pubmed reference: 15589273. DOI: 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2004.03.010.
1997 Cole, J., Broadwell, M., Rogers, G. :
Intersexuality in a Charolais heifer Veterinary Record 141:656-657, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9466388.
1994 Hare, J.E., Baird, J.D., Duignan, P., Saunders, J., Floetenmeyer, R., Basrur, P.K. :
XY Gonadal Dysgenesis and Tetralogy of Fallot in an Angus Calf Canadian Veterinary Journal - Revue Veterinaire Canadienne 35:510-512, 1994.
1989 Cribiu, E.P., Chaffaux, S., Durand, V., Humblot, P. :
Cytogenetic, Anatomical, Histological and Hormonal Study of a Female Pseudohermaphrodite Cow Zuchthygiene-Reproduction in Domestic Animals 24:265-273, 1989.
1987 Jia, J.X., Zhang, L., Zhang, Y.M. :
[A sex chromosomal chimaera (XX/XY) intersex dairy cow] Hereditas, China 9:22 only, 1987.
1970 Dunn, H.O., McEntee, K., Hansel, W. :
Diploid-triploid chimerism in a bovine true hermaphrodite Cytogenetics 9:245-249, 1970. Pubmed reference: 5529036.
1969 Scott, C.D. :
Cytogenic investigation on normal, intersexual, leukemic and achondroplastic animals of Bos taurus Dissertation Abstracts International 29b:2308, 1969.
1965 Feher, G., Gyuru, F., Feher, J. :
Intersexuality in cattle Acta Veterinaria Academiae Scientiarum Hungaricae 15:61-82, 1965. Pubmed reference: 14263920.
Scott, C.D., Gregory, P.W. :
An XXY trisomic in an intersex of Bos taurus Genetics 52:473-474, 1965.

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