Fractures at diagnosis in infants and children with osteogenesis imperfecta.

@article{Greeley2013FracturesAD,
  title={Fractures at diagnosis in infants and children with osteogenesis imperfecta.},
  author={Christopher Spencer Greeley and Marcella M Donaruma-Kwoh and Melanie Vettimattam and Christine Lobo and Coco Williard and Lynnette Joan Mazur},
  journal={Journal of pediatric orthopedics},
  year={2013},
  volume={33 1},
  pages={32-6}
}
BACKGROUND In infants and children with fractures from an unclear cause, osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is often included as a potential etiology. In infants and children with OI there exists a gap in the published literature regarding the fracture pattern seen at the time of diagnosis. As an additional aid to the diagnosis of OI, we sought to characterize the fracture patterns in infants and children at the time of their diagnosis. METHODS We performed a retrospective chart review of a series… CONTINUE READING
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