X-linked osteoporosis with fractures
A rare genetic primary bone dysplasia with decreased bone density disorder characterized by childhood-onset osteoporosis associated with recurrent multiple osteoporotic long bone fractures and/or vertebral compression fractures significant height loss in adulthood low bone mineral density scores and otherwise no other abnormalities. Heterozygote females may be unaffected or have a milder phenotype.
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X-linked osteoporosis with fractures?
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