OMIA 000631-9669 : Megaoesophagus in Mustela putorius furo
Category: Digestive / alimentary phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Cross-species summary: Dilatation and atony of the body of the oesophagus, usually associated with asynchronous function of the oesophagus and the caudal oesophageal sphincter. Causes regurgitation and aspiration pneumonia.
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.
|1994||Blanco, M.C., Fox, J.G., Rosenthal, K., Hillyer, E.V., Quesenberry, K.E., Murphy, J.C. :|
|Megaesophagus in nine ferrets Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 205:444-447, 1994. Pubmed reference: 7961071.|
|1993||Harms, C.A., Andrews, G.A. :|
|Megaesophagus in a Domestic Ferret Laboratory Animal Science 43:506-508, 1993. Pubmed reference: 8277738.|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005