OMIA:000965-9796 : Syringomyelia in Equus caballus (horse)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , taurine cattle , rabbit

Categories: Nervous system phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 186700 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Disorder in which a fluid-filled cyst (called a syrinx) forms within the spinal cord

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. (2011). OMIA:000965-9796: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.

2018 Kurz, J.P., Schoenhals, K.E., Hullinger, G.A., Van Wettere, A.J. :
Syringomyelia in an Adult American Paint Horse. Vet Sci 5, 2018. Pubmed reference: 29621191. DOI: 10.3390/vetsci5020039.
2011 Sponseller, B.A., Sponseller, B.T., Alcott, C.J., Kline, K., Hostetter, J., Reinertson, E.L., Fales-Williams, A. :
Syringohydromyelia in horses: 3 cases. Can Vet J 52:147-52, 2011. Pubmed reference: 21532819.
1995 Hamir, A.N. :
Syringomyelia in a stallion Veterinary Record 137:293-294, 1995. Pubmed reference: 8533224.
1977 Cho, D.Y., Leipold, H.W. :
Syringomyelia in a thoroughbred foal. Equine Vet J 9:195-7, 1977. Pubmed reference: 923552.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 26 Oct 2011