OMIA 001924-9796 : Lordosis in Equus caballus

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Species-specific name: Swayback (which is not the same disorder as Swayback in sheep; see OMIA 000961-9940)

Breed: American Saddlebred.


Note: the references are listed in reverse chronological order (from the most recent year to the earliest year), and alphabetically by first author within a year.
2010 Cook, D., Gallagher, PC., Bailey, E. :
Genetics of swayback in American Saddlebred horses. Anim Genet 41 Suppl 2:64-71, 2010. Pubmed reference: 21070278. DOI: 10.1111/j.1365-2052.2010.02108.x.
1969 Rooney, J.R. :
Congenital equine scoliosis and lordosis. Clin Orthop Relat Res 62:25-30, 1969. Pubmed reference: 5813189.
1967 Rooney, J.R., Prickett, M.E. :
Congenital lordosis of the horse. Cornell Vet 57:417-28, 1967. Pubmed reference: 6069142.

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