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Disease Swayback

Name Swayback
Synonyms Ataxia, Enzootic | Ataxias, Enzootic | Enzootic Ataxia | Enzootic Ataxias
Definition Congenital locomotor ataxia of lambs, thought to be associated with copper deficiency. It is characterized clinically by progressive incoordination of the hind limbs and pathologically by disruption of neuron and myelin development in the central nervous system. It is caused by a deficiency of metabolizable copper in the ewe during the last half of her pregnancy. (Dorland, 28th ed; Stedman, 26th ed)
Categories Animal disease | Nutrition disorder
MeSH® ID D013540
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1. DiseasesNutritional and Metabolic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Nutrition Disorders Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Malnutrition Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Deficiency Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Swayback
2. DiseasesAnimal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Sheep Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Swayback

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