OMIA:000621-9850 : Malignant hyperthermia in Cervidae (deer)

In other species: turkey , dog , domestic cat , horse , pig , taurine cattle , rabbit

Categories: Homeostasis / metabolism phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 145600 (trait) , 180901 (gene)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: A progressive increase in body temperature, muscle rigidity and metabolic acidosis, leading to rapid death.

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2005). OMIA:000621-9850: Online Mendelian Inheritance in Animals (OMIA) [dataset].


1996 Antognini, J.F., Eisele, P.H., Gronert, G.A. :
Evaluation for malignant hyperthermia susceptibility in black-tailed deer Journal of Wildlife Diseases 32:678-681, 1996. Pubmed reference: 9359070.

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  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005