OMIA:001894-9940 : Cervical vertebral compressive myelopathy in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: dog , mountain zebra , horse

Categories: Nervous system phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Also known as hereditary ataxia

Breeds: Beltex (Sheep) (VBO_0001326), Texel (Sheep) (VBO_0001641).
Breeds in which the phene has been documented. (If a likely causal variant has been documented for the phene, see the variant table breeds in which the variant has been reported).

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:001894-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


2007 Penny, C., Macrae, A., Hagen, R., Hahn, C., Sargison, N., Scott, P., Smith, S., Wilson, D., Mayhew, J. :
Compressive cervical myelopathy in young Texel and Beltex sheep. J Vet Intern Med 21:322-7, 2007. Pubmed reference: 17427395. DOI: 10.1892/0891-6640(2007)21[322:ccmiyt];2.

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  • Created by Imke Tammen2 on 17 Sep 2021