OMIA:000654-12930 : Myxomatous valvular degeneration in Amazona aestiva (blue-fronted amazon)
Categories: Cardiovascular system phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Cross-species summary: Renamed from 'Mitral valve disease' [28/06/2023]. Disease due to mitral valve (also called bicuspid valve or left atrioventricular valve) or tricuspid valve (also called right atrioventricular valve) or aortic valve degeneration. More than one valve may be may be involved in individual patients. The pathophysiology is unclear, but genetic predispositions have been reported in some species.
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing
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|2021||Kagohara , A., dos Santos Filho, M., Matieli Marinho, J. P., Marchesi Neves, D., da Silva Alonso, L., Pereira Paiva , J., de Almeida Balthazar, D. :|
|Myxomatous degeneration of the left atrioventricular valve in a true parrot (Amazona aestiva): a case report. Brazilian Journal of Veterinary Medicine 42:e104720, 2021. DOI: 10.29374/2527-2179.bjvm104720.|
- Created by Imke Tammen2 on 28 Jun 2023