OMIA:000631-9913 : Megaoesophagus in Bos taurus
In other species: domestic cat , dog , sheep , domestic ferret , llama , goat , horse
Categories: 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.
|2006||[No authors listed] :|
|Macroscopic findings of idiopathic congenital megaoesophagus in a calf. Vet Rec 158:26, 2006. Pubmed reference: 16400101 .|
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 31 May 2006