OMIA:001041-9103 : Ventricular septal defect in Meleagris gallopavo
Categories: Cardiovascular system phene
Links to MONDO diseases: No links.
Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown
Considered a defect: yes
Cross-species summary: A congenital heart defect characterised by persistent patency (open-ness) of the ventricular septum, permitting flow of blood directly between ventricles, bypassing the pulmonary circulation and resulting in various degrees of cyanosis (blue discolouration of the skin) due to oxygen deficiency. Clinical signs include systolic murmur and a palpable thrill on both sides of the chest, dyspnoea and poor tolerance of exercise.
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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.
|2011||Pourlis, A.F. :|
|Developmental malformations in avian species. Manifestations of unknown or genetic etiology - A review. Asian J Anim Vet Adv 6:401-415, 2011. DOI: 10.3923/ajava.2011.401.415.|
|1972||Einzig, S., Jankus, E.F., Moller, J.H. :|
|Ventricular septal defect in turkeys American Journal of Veterinary Research 33:563-566, 1972. Pubmed reference: 5014465 .|
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