OMIA 001007-9103 : Tibial dyschondroplasia in Meleagris gallopavo

In other species: chicken

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes


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.
2002 Hocking, P.M., Wilson, S., Dick, L., Dunn, L.N., Robertson, G.W., Nixey, C. :
Role of dietary calcium and available phosphorus in the aetiology of tibial dyschondroplasia in growing turkeys British Poultry Science 43:432-441, 2002. Pubmed reference: 12195803. DOI: 10.1080/00071660120103729.
1998 Hester, P.Y., Ferket, P.R. :
Relationship between long bone distortion and tibial dyschondroplasia in male turkeys Poultry Science 77:1300-1302, 1998. Pubmed reference: 9733116.
Reiter, K., Bessei, W. :
Possibilities to reduce leg disorders in broilers and turkeys (review) [Review] [German] Archiv fur Geflugelkunde 62:145-149, 1998.
1997 Knopov, V., Hadash, D., Hurwitz, S., Leach, R.M., Pines, M. :
Gene expression during cartilage differentiation in turkey tibial dyschondroplasia, evaluated by in situ hybridization Avian Diseases 41:62-72, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9087321.
1994 Rath, N.C., Bayyari, G.R., Balog, J.M., Huff, W.E. :
Physiological Studies of Turkey Tibial Dyschondroplasia Poultry Science 73:416-424, 1994. Pubmed reference: 8177820.
Rath, N.C., Bayyari, G.R., Beasley, J.N., Huff, W.E., Balog, J.M. :
Age-Related Changes in the Incidence of Tibial Dyschondroplasia in Turkeys Poultry Science 73:1254-1259, 1994. Pubmed reference: 7971668.
1990 Cherel, Y., Wyers, M., Evain, L. :
Tibial Dyschondroplasia in Turkeys - Some Relationships Between Morphometrical Measurements and Lameness Journal of Veterinary Medicine Series A-Zentralblatt Fur Veterinarmedizin Reihe A-Physiology Pathology Clinical Medicine 37:676-685, 1990.

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