OMIA:001197-9913 : Horner syndrome in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , horse

Categories: Nervous system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 143000 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Due to damage to the sympathetic nerves of the face - characterised by miosis (constriction of the pupil), ptosis (drooping of the upper eyelid), and anhidrosis (absence of sweating of the face)

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:001197-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1997 Pace, L.W., Wallace, L., Rosenfeld, C.S., Sansone, J. :
Intracranial squamous cell carcinoma causing Horner's syndrome in a cow. J Vet Diagn Invest 9:106-8, 1997. Pubmed reference: 9087940. DOI: 10.1177/104063879700900124.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005