Osteogenesis imperfecta type 5

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Osteogenesis imperfecta type 5

Synonyms: OI type 5

A moderate form of osteogenesis imperfecta characterized by increased bone fragility and low bone mass that clinically manifests with susceptibility to bone fractures of variable severity metaphyseal changes at birth short stature dislocation of the radial head mineralized interosseous membranes hyperplasic callus (occurring more often during periods of more rapid growth) white sclera and absence of dentinogenesis imperfecta.

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