OMIA 002364-9796 : Rickets, generic in Equus caballus

In other species: pig

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Rickets is a metabolic bone disease in growing animals. See also entries for Hypophosphatemic rickets, autosomal recessive, 1; Vitamin D-deficiency rickets, type I; Vitamin D-deficiency rickets, type Ib and Vitamin D-deficiency rickets, type II


2021 Asin, J., Murphy, B.G., Samol, M.A., Polanco, J., Moore, J.D., Uzal, F.A. :
Rickets in a Thoroughbred-cross foal: case report and review of the literature. J Vet Diagn Invest :10406387211025232, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34160312. DOI: 10.1177/10406387211025232.

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