Jeanene M Johnson

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Osteoporotic fragility fractures constitute a significant public health concern. The lifetime risk of any osteoporotic fracture is very high (40-50% in women and 13-22% in men). Fractures are associated with significant mortality and morbidity and represent a substantial economic burden to society. Bisphosphonates (alendronate, etidronate, risedronate and(More)
We report the prenatal detection of increased nuchal translucency and decreased fetal movements, at 11 weeks of gestation, in a fetus at risk for Zellweger syndrome. The diagnosis of Zellweger syndrome was confirmed by metabolic studies on cultured chorionic villus sampling (CVS) cells and the pregnancy was terminated. The couple's subsequent pregnancy was(More)
Ophthalmic manifestations of dental disease may occur in dogs and cats because of the proximity between posterior maxillary teeth and the orbit. Ophthalmic disorders may be diagnosed promptly, but the initiating dental disease may be overlooked. Inappropriate diagnosis and treatment of dental disease may result in loss of teeth, irreversible(More)
Oculoauriculofrontonasal syndrome is a rare developmental field defect that represents an abnormal morphogenesis of the frontonasal eminence. It consists of features of both oculoauriculovertebral spectrum and frontonasal malformation. A few cases in the literature have described this syndrome, but to the best of our knowledge the present case is the first(More)
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