OMIA:001169-9103 : Ascites in Meleagris gallopavo (turkey)

In other species: chicken , dog , taurine cattle , cockatiel

Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 208300 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Excess abdominal fluid

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. (2005). OMIA:001169-9103: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1995 Duff, J.P., Vela, M.E., Paredes, D. :
Ascites syndrome in a turkey reared above 2000 metres Veterinary Record 137:300, 1995. Pubmed reference: 8533231.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005