Osteogenesis imperfecta

Case contributed by Dr Baqar Hasan


Born by SVD presented to local GP with bowed legs and arms.

Patient Data

Age: 3 days
Gender: Male

Xray shows multiple transverse fractures in femora, humeri and right 3rd, 4th and 6th posterior ribs. Liver and splenic shadows are enlarged.

Case Discussion

The child has blue sclera.

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Case information

rID: 20673
Published: 6th Dec 2012
Last edited: 16th Jul 2018
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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