OMIA:000809-9913 : Polycythemia in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , llama

Categories: Haematopoietic system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 133100 (trait) , 263300 (trait) , 147796 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: also known as erythrocytosis, high concentration of red blood cells in the blood

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000809-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1964 Fowler, M.E., Corneliu,, C.E., Baker, N.F. :
Clinical and erythrokinetic studies on a case of bovine polycythemia vera Cornell Veterinarian 54:153-160, 1964. Pubmed reference: 14140869.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005