OMIA 000890-9925 : Schistosomus reflexus in Capra hircus

In other species: ass , horse , cattle , sheep , water buffalo

Category: Embryo phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A foetus in which the edges of the somatic disc in the developing embryo have curved upwards instead of downwards, resulting in the viscera floating free in the amnion. The head and the tail are curved up towards each other. Dystocia is the usual result.


1994 Bezek, D.M., Frazer, G.S. :
Schistosomus Reflexus in Large Animals Compendium on Continuing Education for the Practicing Veterinarian 16:1393, 1994.

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