Osteogenesis Imperfecta: A Case Report and Review of Literature

@inproceedings{Edelu2014OsteogenesisIA,
  title={Osteogenesis Imperfecta: A Case Report and Review of Literature},
  author={Bo Edelu and Ik Ndu and IN Asinobi and Ha Obu and Gn Adimora},
  booktitle={Annals of medical and health sciences research},
  year={2014}
}
Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a group of rare inherited disorders of connective tissue with the common feature of excessive fragility of bones caused by mutations in collagen. Diagnosis is mainly based on the clinical features of the disorder. We report, the case of a male neonate delivered to a 33-year-old para 2 female at University of Nigeria Teaching Hospital, Enugu with no family history suggestive of OI. He had clinical features of a type II OI and severe birth asphyxia… CONTINUE READING

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