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Disease White Heifer Disease

Name White Heifer Disease
Synonym Disease, White Heifer
Definition A congenital reproductive abnormality in white female offspring (heifers) in certain breeds of CATTLE, such as Belgian Blue and Shorthorn. The white color is inherited as a recessive trait which is associated with defects in the female reproductive tract (Muellerian system). These heifers are usually sterile.
Categories Animal disease
MeSH® ID D050072

Top ↑ Ancestors

DiseasesAnimal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Cattle Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes White Heifer Disease

Top ↑ Descendants

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