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Osteogenesis imperfecta

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Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), also known as brittle bone disease or Lobstein syndrome, is a ... The blue-gray color of the sclera is due to the underlying choroidal veins which show through. This is...

Blue Sclera - Medscape

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The characteristic blue sclera is caused by thinness and transparency of the collagen fibers of the sclera that allow visualization of the underlying uvea.

Osteogenesis imperfecta: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia

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Blue tint to the whites of their eyes (blue sclera); Multiple bone fractures; Early hearing ... A physical exam may show that the whites of their eyes have a blue tint .

Blue sclerae - RightDiagnosis.com

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List of 47 disease causes of Blue sclerae, patient stories, diagnostic guides. Diagnostic checklist, medical tests, doctor questions, and related signs or symptoms ...

Do any of you have blue(ish) sclera of the eyes? (sclera-whites of ...

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Apr 9, 2012 ... The whites of my eyes (sclera) are blue. When I look to the side, you can see the blue and white seperation(hope you know what I'm trying to ...

BLUE SCLERA - Cybersight Consult

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Blue sclera is characterized by localized or generalized blue coloration of sclera because of thinness and loss of water content, which allow underlying dark ...

blue sclerae - General Practice Notebook

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Blue sclerae result from congenital thinning of the sclerae. The underlying epithelium shows through, giving a blue appearance. Blue sclerae are most ...

blue sclerae | Hereditary Ocular Diseases

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Blue sclerae have been reported. Some patients may have extreme microphthalmia. Systemic Features: Post-natal growth delay and short stature are present as ...

Central corneal thickness is lower in osteogenesis imperfecta and ...

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Central corneal thickness is lower in osteogenesis imperfecta and negatively correlates with the presence of blue sclera. Evereklioglu C(1), Madenci E, Bayazit  ...

[Blue sclerae syndrome]. - NCBI

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Z Rheumatol. 2008 May;67(3):237-8. doi: 10.1007/s00393-008-0275-8. [Blue sclerae syndrome]. [Article in German]. Schäfer C(1), Keysser G.

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The Whites of My Eyes Have Turned Blue! - American Academy of ...

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We observed that she had bluish gray scleral pigmentation bilaterally (Figs. ... Blue pigmentation of the sclera and ears are often the earliest changes, with the ...

Blue sclera | definition of blue sclera by Medical dictionary

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the tough, white outer coat of the eyeball, covering approximately the posterior five-sixths of its surface, continuous anteriorly with the cornea and posteriorly with  ...

What causes blue sclera? | Reference.com

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Blue sclera, or a blue tint to the white's of a patient's eyes, can be caused by the disease osteogenesis imperfecta, according to Medline Plus. Osteogenesis ...