OMIA:000750 : Osteochondrosis
Categories: Skeleton phene (incl. short stature & teeth)
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Cross-species summary: Abnormal growth ossification centers in young, growing animals. Initially a degeneration/ necrosis followed by regeneration or recalcification. Osteochondrosis (OC) lesions that result is bone or cartilage fragments are called osteochondritis dissecans (OCD) - see OMIA000748.
Species in which this phene is found:
chicken (Gallus gallus)
dog (Canis lupus familiaris)
domestic cat (Felis catus)
horse (Equus caballus)
pig (Sus scrofa)
taurine cattle (Bos taurus)
sheep (Ovis aries)
raccoon dog (Nyctereutes procyonoides)
- Created by Frank Nicholas on 03 May 2005
- Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 28 Feb 2022
- Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 02 Jun 2022