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Classification of Sillence et al for Osteogenesis Imperfecta

Specialty:

Genetics

Objective:

clinical diagnosis, including family history for genetics, severity, prognosis, stage

ICD-10:

Q78.0

Description:

Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI, "brittle bone disease") is an inherited defect in Type I collagen that results in increased bone fragility. Sillence et al used clinical and radiographic findings to identify different types of the condition.

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