OMIA:002581-9940 : Pelvic organ prolapse, susceptibility to in Ovis aries (sheep)

In other species: Rhesus monkey , dog , pig , taurine cattle , water buffalo

Categories: Reproductive system phene

Possibly relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) (MIM number): 176780 (trait)

Links to MONDO diseases: No links.

Mendelian trait/disorder: no

Mode of inheritance: Multifactorial

Considered a defect: yes

Key variant known: no

Cross-species summary: This phene includes information in relation to genetic predisposition/susceptibility to prolapse of the vagina and rectum, rectal prolapse or vaginal prolapse.

Genetic engineering: Unknown
Have human generated variants been created, e.g. through genetic engineering and gene editing

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2022). OMIA:002581-9940: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


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.

2021 Brown, S., Stafford, K.J., Norris, G. :
A search for predictive biomarkers of ovine pre-partum vaginal prolapse. Res Vet Sci 140:251-258, 2021. Pubmed reference: 34537551. DOI: 10.1016/j.rvsc.2021.08.017.
2012 Couri, B.M., Lenis, A.T., Borazjani, A., Paraiso, M.F., Damaser, M.S. :
Animal models of female pelvic organ prolapse: lessons learned. Expert Rev Obstet Gynecol 7:249-260, 2012. Pubmed reference: 22707980. DOI: 10.1586/eog.12.24.
2011 Ennen, S., Kloss, S., Scheiner-Bobis, G., Failing, K., Wehrend, A. :
Histological, hormonal and biomolecular analysis of the pathogenesis of ovine Prolapsus vaginae ante partum. Theriogenology 75:212-9, 2011. Pubmed reference: 20875672. DOI: 10.1016/j.theriogenology.2010.08.007.
2009 Abramowitch, S.D., Feola, A., Jallah, Z., Moalli, P.A. :
Tissue mechanics, animal models, and pelvic organ prolapse: a review. Eur J Obstet Gynecol Reprod Biol 144 Suppl 1:S146-58, 2009. Pubmed reference: 19285776. DOI: 10.1016/j.ejogrb.2009.02.022.
1992 Shepherd, P.R. :
Vaginal prolapse in ewes. Vet Rec 130:564, 1992. Pubmed reference: 1496767. DOI: 10.1136/vr.130.25.564.
1990 Sobiraj, A. :
[Ante partum vaginal prolapse in sheep--an unsolved problem]. Tierarztl Prax 18:9-12, 1990. Pubmed reference: 2183394.
1956 McLean, J.W. :
Vaginal prolapse in sheep. NZ Vet. J. 4:38–55, 1956.

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