OMIA:000585-9940 : Leg weakness in Ovis aries

In other species: pig , cattle , turkey , rabbit , domestic cat , dog

Categories: Limbs / digit / tail phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Congenital defect of the hindlimbs that prevents standing, because the hindlimbs are splayed. In some cases all limbs are affected.


1974 Swatland, H.J. :
Developmental disorders of skeletal muscle in cattle, pigs and sheep Veterinary Bulletin 44:179-200, 1974.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005