OMIA 001033-10152 : Urolithiasis in Chinchilla chinchilla

In other species: dog , sheep , domestic cat , horse , llama , cattle , goat , kangaroo , pig , domestic ferret , Rhesus monkey

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 220150

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Formation of calculi ('stones') in the urinary tract, or the condition associated with the presence of such calculi.

Species-specific description: There is no direct evidence for this disorder being inherited in this species. It has been included in this catalogue because the same disorder is definiteloy inherited in other spoecies, and there is no reason to believe that the same situation does not apply in chinchillas


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.
1995 Jones, R.J., Stephenson, R., Fountain, D., Hooker, R. :
Urolithiasis in a chinchilla Veterinary Record 136:400, 1995. Pubmed reference: 7604527.
Spence, S., Skae, K. :
Urolithiasis in a chinchilla Veterinary Record 136:524, 1995. Pubmed reference: 7660555.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005