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Osteogenesis imperfecta - Wikipedia


Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a group of genetic disorders that mainly affect the bones. It results in bones that break easily. The severity may be mild to severe. Other symptoms may include a blu...

Osteogenesis imperfecta: MedlinePlus Medical Encyclopedia


Jul 10, 2015 ... However, the severity of the disease varies greatly. The classic symptoms include : Blue tint to the whites of their eyes (blue sclera); Multiple ...

Common causes of Blue sclerae - RightDiagnosis.com


Aug 13, 2015 ... Common causes of Blue sclerae symptom from a list of 47 total causes of ... The offical US government definition of a "rare" disease is one that ...

What causes blue sclera? | Reference.com


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 ...

Blue Sclera - Medscape


The list of diseases that include blue sclera as a clinical finding due to thinning ... As well, there may be ocular causes not related to connective tissue disorders ...

Osteogenesis Imperfecta - Symptoms, Diagnosis, Treatment of ...


Aug 2, 2011 ... Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a congenital disease, meaning it is present at ... Blue tint to the whites of their eyes (blue sclera); Multiple bone ...

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


Collagen synthesis diseases were considered. Congenital defects in collagen synthesis cause thinning of the sclera, which causes a bluish hue on examination .

What are the symptoms of osteogenesis imperfecta (OI)? - NICHD


Normal height; a few inches shorter than same gender relatives; Little or no bone deformity; Brittle teeth in rare cases; Hearing loss in some cases; Blue sclera ...

blue sclerae | Hereditary Ocular Diseases


Blue sclerae have been reported. ... Bluish sclerae are sometimes present. .... Brittle cornea syndrome: recognition, molecular diagnosis and management.