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...
Jul 10, 2015 ... If you have 1 copy of the gene, you will have the disease. ... Blue tint to the whites
of their eyes (blue sclera); Multiple bone fractures; Early hearing loss (deafness)
... Symptoms of more severe forms of OI may include:.
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 ...
Collagen synthesis diseases were considered. Congenital defects in collagen
synthesis cause thinning of the sclera, which causes a bluish hue on examination
Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a genetic disorder characterized by bones that
break ... A baby may have other outward signs of OI, such as blue sclera or loose
Blue sclerae have been reported. ... Bluish sclerae are sometimes present. ....
Brittle cornea syndrome: recognition, molecular diagnosis and management.
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 ...
Dec 18, 2008 ... Diffuse blue sclera results from thinning of the sclera. This might be ... Diagnosis
and treatment of any underlying disease is very important.
Mar 23, 2016 ... Scleritis is an inflammation of the sclera, the white portion of the eye. ... In patients
with disease in both eyes, an underlying systemic cause is ...
The symptoms of RSS vary greatly from one ... of the whites of the eyes (blue
sclera) early during infancy; eyes ...