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Osteogenesis Imperfecta

OI, sometimes known as Brittle Bone Disease or "Lobstein syndrome", is a genetic bone disorder. It is usually because of deficiency in the Type 1 collagen that results in deficient connective tissue.

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Osteogenesis Imperfecta




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The main feature of osteogenesis imperfecta is the widely prevalent fragility of the bones, which makes them fracture-prone. These fractures, when they occur, heal properly, but again the new ...Read More

Posted on : Friday, August 26, 2011 4:36 PM
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drsss
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"If a baby is unlucky enough to survive till adulthood, the bones in the body, which have taken a severe beating in the way of fractures, are hideously deformed." I think it's terrible to make this kind of statement and judgement in your article when many people live very full lives with this condition. Please consider rephrasing this!
Replied on Friday, August 26, 2011 4:36 PM

pradeep456
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Sir meri age 19 h ..me OI se infected hu...meri lenth 4 inch 3 cm h...me apni lenth increas krna chahta hu...iske liye best treatment kya h??? Plzz rply me
Replied on Monday, November 4, 2013 12:30 PM
 


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