OMIA 001090-8843 : Fatty metamorphosis of viscera in Anser anser

In other species: pig , swan goose

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 228100 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Also known as steatosis.


1997 Fournier, E., Peresson, R., Guy, G., Hermier, D. :
Relationships between storage and secretion of hepatic lipids in two breeds of geese with different susceptibility to liver steatosis Poultry Science 76:599-607, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9106888.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 18 Oct 2011