OMIA:001239-9913 : Epiphora in Bos taurus (taurine cattle)

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific description: A 6-week-old calf with epiphora (abnormal flow of tears) in both eyes was reported by Van der Woerdt et al. (1996). This disorder resulted from dysplastci lacrimal puncta.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:001239-9913: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1996 Vanderwoerdt, A., Wilkie, D.A., Gilger, B.C. :
Congenital epiphora in a calf associated with dysplastic lacrimal puncta Agri-Practice 17:7-11, 1996.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005