Osteogenesis imperfecta: from diagnosis and multidisciplinary treatment to future perspectives.

Abstract

Osteogenesis imperfecta is an inherited connective tissue disorder with wide phenotypic and molecular heterogeneity. A common issue associated with the molecular abnormality is a disturbance in bone matrix synthesis and homeostasis inducing bone fragility. In very early life, this can lead to multiple fractures and progressive bone deformities, including… (More)
DOI: 10.4414/smw.2016.14322

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