OMIA:000613-9913 : Lymphoedema in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: dog , horse

Categories: Immune system phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Lymphedema

Species-specific description: Yamaguchi et al. (1995): "A 9-month-old male Japanese Black calf with subcutaneous edema in mainly both limbs was investigated. ... disturbance of lymphatic flow with congenital lymph nodes dyspalsia or aplasia resulted in lymphedema in this calf."

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Breed: Japanese Black, Japan (Cattle) (VBO_0004987).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. For breeds in which a likely causal variant has been documented, see the variant table below

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2023). OMIA:000613-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1995 Yamaguchi, R., Amos, M.J., Hagio, M., Tateyama, S. :
Congenital lymphedema in a calf with lymph node dysplasia or aplasia Journal of Veterinary Medical Science 57:797-799, 1995. Pubmed reference: 8519924.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 29 Oct 2022
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 08 Oct 2023