OMIA 000649-9031 : Microphthalmia in Gallus gallus

In other species: dog , pig , Eastern wapiti , cattle , sheep , golden hamster , Campbell's desert hamster , water buffalo

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Abnormal smallness in all dimensions of one or both eyes.


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.
1989 Ehrlich, D., Stuchbery, J., Zappia, J. :
Morphology of Congenital Microphthalmia in Chicks (Gallus- Gallus) Journal of Morphology 199:1-13, 1989. Pubmed reference: 2784170. DOI: 10.1002/jmor.1051990102.
1965 Wight, P.A.L., Carr, J.G. :
Dominant microphthalmia in the fowl Journal of Pathology and Bacteriology 89:681-189, 1965. Pubmed reference: 14320311.

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