Osteogenesis imperfecta with a fracture

Case contributed by A.Prof Frank Gaillard

Presentation

50 year old patient with a minor fall and pain in the foot.

Patient Data

Age: 50
Modality: X-ray

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Case Discussion

The foot is osteopaenic with gracile metatarsals, in keeping with the known and established diagnosis of osteogenesis imperfecta. A fracture is present through the base of the first metatarsus. 

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Case Information

rID: 12519
Case created: 10th Dec 2010
Last edited: 16th Nov 2015
Tag: foot
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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