OMIA:001033-34839 : Urolithiasis in Chinchilla lanigera (long-tailed chinchilla)

In other species: kangaroo , Rhesus monkey , dog , domestic ferret , domestic cat , horse , pig , llama , taurine cattle , goat , sheep , domestic guinea pig , Red shanked douc langur , Francois's langur , Dusky leaf-monkey , Siberian chipmunk , maned wolf , Silvery lutung , Javan langur , American mink

Categories: Renal / urinary system phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 220150 (trait) , 606142 (gene) , 612076 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Formation of calculi ('stones') in the urinary tract, or the condition associated with the presence of such calculi.

Species-specific description: There is no direct evidence for this disorder being inherited in this species. It has been included in this catalogue because the same disorder is definitely inherited in other species, and there is no reason to believe that the same situation does not apply in chinchillas

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2021). OMIA:001033-34839: 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.

2020 Martel, A., Donnelly, T., Mans, C. :
Update on diseases in chinchillas: 2013-2019. Vet Clin North Am Exot Anim Pract 23:321-335, 2020. Pubmed reference: 32327039. DOI: 10.1016/j.cvex.2020.01.005.
2016 Martel-Arquette, A., Mans, C. :
Urolithiasis in chinchillas: 15 cases (2007 to 2011). J Small Anim Pract 57:260-4, 2016. Pubmed reference: 27101531. DOI: 10.1111/jsap.12479.
1995 Jones, R.J., Stephenson, R., Fountain, D., Hooker, R. :
Urolithiasis in a chinchilla Veterinary Record 136:400, 1995. Pubmed reference: 7604527.
Spence, S., Skae, K. :
Urolithiasis in a chinchilla Veterinary Record 136:524, 1995. Pubmed reference: 7660555.

Edit History

  • Created by Frank Nicholas on 06 Sep 2005
  • Changed by Imke Tammen2 on 26 Oct 2021