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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Osteogenesis_imperfecta

Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), also known as brittle bone disease, 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 blue tinge to the whites of the eye, short ... The blue-gray color of the sclera is due to the underlying choroidal veins ...

medlineplus.gov/ency/article/001573.htm

Jul 10, 2015 ... If you have 1 copy of the gene, you will have the disease. Most cases of OI are inherited from a parent. However, some cases are the result of ...

www.rightdiagnosis.com/symptoms/blue_sclerae/common.htm

Aug 13, 2015 ... This information shows the various causes of Blue sclerae, and how common these diseases or conditions are in the general population.

www.nytimes.com/health/guides/disease/osteogenesis-imperfecta/overview.html

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 ...

www.aao.org/eyenet/article/whites-of-my-eyes-have-turned-blue

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

www.medicinenet.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=201242

Jan 25, 2017 ... Blue sclera is a condition of the eyes in which the whites of the eyes are a bluish color. This eye condition is a risk factor for many other eye diseases like ... Protect Your Eyesight: Warning Signs of Common Eye Conditions.

disorders.eyes.arizona.edu/category/clinical-features/blue-sclerae

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

www.nichd.nih.gov/health/topics/osteogenesisimp/conditioninfo/Pages/symptoms.aspx

What are the symptoms of osteogenesis imperfecta (OI)? ... Hearing loss in some cases; Blue sclera (whites of the eyes); Easy bruising; Mild delay in ... People with OI are more vulnerable to lung problems, including asthma and pneumonia.

www.niams.nih.gov/health_info/Bone/Osteogenesis_Imperfecta/osteogenesis_imperfecta_ff.asp

Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a disease that causes weak bones that break ... Muscle weakness; Sclera (whites of the eyes) that look blue, purple, or gray ...