OMIA:000778-9844 : Patellar luxation in Lama glama (llama)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , horse , taurine cattle , sheep

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Also known as luxating patella (kneecap) or luxated patella or dislocated patellar

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000778-9844: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1998 Vanhoogmoed, L., Snyder, J.R., Vasseur, P. :
Surgical repair of patellar luxation in llamas - 7 cases (1980-1996) Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 212:860 ff., 1998.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005