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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 - 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 ...

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 ...

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 .

blue sclerae | Hereditary Ocular Diseases


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

Scleritis of the Eye: Causes, Treatment & Symptoms - MedicineNet


Mar 23, 2016 ... It is serious eye disease which is often associated with underlying ... Scleritis is an inflammation of the sclera, the white portion of the eye.

blue sclerae - General Practice Notebook


Blue sclerae result from congenital thinning of the sclerae. The underlying ... Ehler's danlos syndrome; pseudoxanthoma elasticum; Marfan's syndrome. A blue  ...