OMIA:000786-9913 : Peromelia in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: goat

Categories: Limbs / fins / digit / tail phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 103300 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Peromelia is the congenital absence or malformation of extremities in which the distal parts of the limbs are missing

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. (2019). OMIA:000786-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2019 Hofstetter, S., Pieńkowska-Schelling, A., von Rotz, A., Drögemüller, C. :
[Unilateral peromelia of the left pelvic limb in a Brown Swiss calf]. Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 161:59-64, 2019. Pubmed reference: 30602432. DOI: 10.17236/sat00194.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 05 Feb 2019