OMIA:000617-9823 : Macrophthalmia in Sus scrofa (pig)

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Abnormal enlargement of the eyeball.

Inheritance: There are insufficient genetic data to enable any conclusion on inheritance to be drawn.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000617-9823: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1960 Darcel, C. LeQ., Niilo, L., Avery, R.J., Bainborough, A.R. :
Microphthalmia and macrophthalmia in piglets Journal of Pathology and Bacteriology 80:281-286, 1960. Pubmed reference: 13719726.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005