OMIA:001102-9796 : Situs inversus in Equus caballus (horse)

In other species: domestic cat , taurine cattle

Categories: Growth / size / body region phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s)s (MIM numbers): 270100 (trait) , 306955 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Right-to-left reversal of the position of the major thoracic and abdominal organs.

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2016). OMIA:001102-9796: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2004 Turner, S.I., Jones, R.M. :
Complete situs inversus in a horse. Vet Rec 155:96, 2004. Pubmed reference: 15311812.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 16 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Frank Nicholas on 29 Apr 2016