OMIA:000778-9940 : Patellar luxation in Ovis aries (sheep)

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

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

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

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000778-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2000 Shettko, D.L., Trostle, S.S. :
Diagnosis and surgical repair of patellar luxations in a flock of sheep Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association 216:564-+, 2000. Pubmed reference: 10687014.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005