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Osteogenesis imperfecta

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Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), also known as brittle bone disease or Lobstein syndrome, is a congenital bone disorder characterized by brittle bones that are ...

Fast Facts - Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation | OIF.org

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Fast Facts on Osteogenesis Imperfecta. Definition Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a genetic disorder characterized by bones that break easily, often from little or ...

osteogenesis imperfecta - Genetics Home Reference

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Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a group of genetic disorders that mainly affect the bones. The term "osteogenesis imperfecta" means imperfect bone formation.

Osteogenesis Imperfecta - NORD (National Organization for Rare ...

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Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) is a group of rare disorders affecting the connective tissue and characterized by extremely fragile bones that break or fracture ...

Learning About Osteogenesis Imperfecta

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Aug 15, 2012 ... What are the symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta? ... Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a genetic disorder that causes a person's bones to ...

Orphanet: Osteogenesis imperfecta type 2

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Summary. Osteogenesis imperfecta type II is a lethal type of osteogenesis imperfecta (OI; see this term), a genetic disorder characterized by increased bone  ...

Osteogenesis Imperfecta-OrthoInfo - AAOS

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Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) literally means "imperfectly formed bone." People with osteogenesis imperfecta have a genetic defect that impairs the body's ability  ...

Brittle Bone Disease (Osteogenesis Imperfecta) - Healthline

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Nov 23, 2015 ... The disease is often referred to as osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), which means “ imperfectly formed bone.” Brittle bone disease can range from ...

Osteogenesis Imperfecta | Boston Children's Hospital

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Learn more about Osteogenesis Imperfecta symptoms, diagnosis, and treatments from experts at Boston Children's, ranked best Children's Hospital by US ...

Osteogenesis Imperfecta. Brittle Bone Syndrome information | Patient

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Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) commonly know as brittle bone syndrome. Osteogenesis Imperfecta is an inherited condition. Learn about Osteogenesis ...

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Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation | OIF.org

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Genetics of Osteogenesis Imperfecta: Background, Pathophysiology ...

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Feb 29, 2016 ... Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a disorder of bone fragility chiefly caused by mutations in the COL1A1 and COL1A2 genes that encode type I ...

OMIM Entry - # 166210 - OSTEOGENESIS IMPERFECTA, TYPE II; OI2

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A number sign (#) is used with this entry because osteogenesis imperfecta type II (OI2) is caused by heterozygous mutation in the COL1A1 gene (120150) or the ...