OMIA:002852-30538 : Nasolacrimal duct obstruction in Vicugna pacos (alpaca)

In other species: dog , domestic cat , horse , llama , taurine cattle

Categories: Vision / eye phene

Links to possible relevant human trait(s) and/or gene(s) in OMIM: 149700 (trait)

Mendelian trait/disorder: unknown

Considered a defect: yes

Cross-species summary: Acquired or congenital blocked tear duct, also called dacryostenosis 

Cite this entry

Nicholas, F. W., Tammen, I., & Sydney Informatics Hub. (2024). OMIA:002852-30538: 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.

2024 Baker, M.R., Niehaus, A.J., Miesner, M.D., Lozier, J.W., Jordan, B.A., Carman, M.K., Clark, J., Anderson, D.E. :
Nasolacrimal duct obstruction prevalence is 0.3% among alpacas evaluated with ophthalmic disease at a veterinary teaching hospital between 2000 and 2023. J Am Vet Med Assoc 262:1-6, 2024. Pubmed reference: 38640950. DOI: 10.2460/javma.23.10.0579.
2008 Mangan, B.G., Gionfriddo, J.R., Powell, C.C. :
Bilateral nasolacrimal duct atresia in a cria. Vet Ophthalmol 11:49-54, 2008. Pubmed reference: 18190353. DOI: 10.1111/j.1463-5224.2007.00595.x.

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