OMIA:000990-9796 : Tendons, contracted, congenital in Equus caballus (horse)

In other species: taurine cattle

Categories: Muscle phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2011). OMIA:000990-9796: 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.

2009 Mählmann, C.h., Steiger, A. :
[Assessment of hereditary defects and dispositions of the horse under animal welfare aspects]. Schweiz Arch Tierheilkd 151:153-8, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19333900. DOI: 10.1024/0036-7281.151.4.153.
1994 Embertson, R.M. :
Congenital abnormalities of tendons and ligaments. Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 10:351-64, 1994. Pubmed reference: 7987722.
1985 Leitch, M. :
Musculoskeletal disorders in neonatal foals. Vet Clin North Am Equine Pract 1:189-207, 1985. Pubmed reference: 3878188.
1982 Sønnichsen, H.V. :
Subcarpal check ligament desmotomy for the treatment of contracted deep flexor tendon in foals. Equine Vet J 14:256-7, 1982. Pubmed reference: 7106093.
1981 Lose, M.P., Hopkins, E.J., Franchetti, D. :
Equine contraction. Vet Med Small Anim Clin 76:1023-31, 1981. Pubmed reference: 6914082.
1977 Lose, M.P., Hopkins, E.J. :
Correction of contracted tendon in a filly foal by desmotomy of the inferior check ligament. Vet Med Small Anim Clin 72:1349-53, 1977. Pubmed reference: 242885.
1975 Owen, J.M. :
Abnormal flexion of the corono-pedal joint or "contracted tendons" in unweaned foals. Equine Vet J 7:40-5, 1975. Pubmed reference: 1116494.
1973 Johnson, J.H. :
Contracted tendons. Mod Vet Pract 54:67-9, 1973. Pubmed reference: 4703865.

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