Severe osteogenesis imperfecta: case report
- Life expectancy in osteogenesis imperfecta. Paterson, Colin R.; Ogston, Simon A. // BMJ: British Medical Journal (International Edition);2/10/96, Vol. 312 Issue 7027, p351
Examines the life expectancy of patients with osteogenesis imperfecta in Great Britain. Description of the disease.
- Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI). // Palaestra;Spring96, Vol. 12 Issue 2, p55
Presents information on Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI), a genetic disorder which is characterized by bones that break easily for no apparent reason. Approximate number of persons affected with OI in the United States; Contact information.
- Gnathodiaphyseal dysplasia. Herman, T E; Siegel, M J; Sargar, K // Journal of Perinatology;May2014, Vol. 34 Issue 5, p412
The article presents a case study of an infant who was born at term to a 33-year old gravida 2, para 1 mother by cesarean section due to the sonographic finding of fractures and bowing of long bones in utero, which raised the possibility of osteogenesis imperfecta. It notes the details of the...
- Beneficial Effect of Bisphosphonate During Five Years of Treatment of Severe Osteogenesis Imperfecta. Lampe, John B.; Langdon, David R. // Clinical Pediatrics;Apr99, Vol. 38 Issue 4, p251
Presents an abstract of the article `Beneficial Effect of Bisphosphonate During Five Years of Treatment of Severe Osteogenesis Imperfecta,' by E. Astrom and S. Soderhall.
- Fragile bones don't break teen's spirit. // Current Science;11/19/93, Vol. 79 Issue 7, p12
Profiles Brianne Schwantes, a teenager afflicted with osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), a disease that causes brittle bones. Condition since infancy; Factors causing the disease; Brianne's ability to cope; Speech before House and Senate subcommittees.
- Reply to osteogenesis imperfecta calls for caution. Horwitz, Edwin M.; Prockop, Darwin J.; Fitzpatrick, Lorraine A.; Koo, Winston W.K.; Marx, Jeffrey C.; Brenner, Malcolm K. // Nature Medicine;May99, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p466
Presents a reply to a letter on osteogenesis imperfecta. Engraftment of marrow-derived mesenchymal cells in the bones of children; Osteocyte arrangement with the formation of lamelalr bones.
- Osteogenesis imperfecta calls for caution-second letter. Bishop, N.J. // Nature Medicine;May99, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p466
Presents a reply to a letter on osteogenesis imperfecta (OI). Use of osteoblast replacement to treat OI; Parental mosaicism in OI.
- Osteogenesis imperfecta calls for caution-first letter. Marini, Joan C. // Nature Medicine;May99, Vol. 5 Issue 5, p466
Presents a reply to a letter on osteogenesis imperfecta (OI). Engraftment of mesenchymal cells from donor marrow; Fragmentation of pre-treatment biopsies.
- New Treatments for Brittle Bones. Ott, Susan // Annals of Internal Medicine;9/7/2004, Vol. 141 Issue 5, p406
Presents a letter to the editor on the treatment for brittle bones disease.