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Osteogenesis Imperfecta

History: infant who died shortly after birth Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), also known as brittle bone disease,┬áis a congenital bone disorder characterized by brittle bones that are prone to fracture. People with OI are born with defective connective tissue, or without the ability to make it, usually because of a deficiency of type I collagen. On … Continue reading

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