OMIA 000676-9796 : Shivers in Equus caballus

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes


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.
2018 Aman, J.E., Valberg, S.J., Elangovan, N., Nicholson, A., Lewis, S.S., Konczak, J. :
Abnormal locomotor muscle recruitment activity is present in horses with shivering and Purkinje cell distal axonopathy. Equine Vet J 50:636-643, 2018. Pubmed reference: 29356055. DOI: 10.1111/evj.12813.
2015 Valberg, S.J., Lewis, S.S., Shivers, J.L., Barnes, N.E., Konczak, J., Draper, A.C., ArmiƩn, A.G. :
The equine movement disorder "Shivers" is associated with selective cerebellar Purkinje cell axonal degeneration. Vet Pathol 52:1087-98, 2015. Pubmed reference: 25714471. DOI: 10.1177/0300985815571668.
2013 Finno, C.J., Valberg, S.J., Petersen, J., Draper, A., Livesey, L., Brock, J., Baird, J., McCue, M.E. :
Genome-wide association analysis of Shivers in Belgian horses. Equine Genome Workshop, Plan and Animal Genome XXI, San Diego, CA :142, 2013.
1999 Valentine, B.A., de, Lahunta, A., Divers, T.J., Ducharme, N.G., Orcutt, R.S. :
Clinical and pathologic findings in two draft horses with progressive muscle atrophy, neuromuscular weakness, and abnormal gait characteristic of shivers syndrome Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 215:1661-+, 1999. Pubmed reference: 14567431.
1955 Ogura, K. :
Lumbar lameness caused by inherited muscle atrophy inhorse Journal of the Japanese Veterinary Medical Association 8:349-351, 1955.

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