Symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta


General information about symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta: The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta. This symptom information has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta. Furthermore, symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of symptoms and whether they are indeed symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta.

List of symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta: The list of symptoms mentioned in various sources for Osteogenesis imperfecta includes:

Symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta: The appearance of people with OI varies considerably. Individuals may also have a blue or gray tint to the sclera (whites of the eyes), thin skin, growth deficiencies, and fragile teeth. They may develop scoliosis, respiratory problems, and hearing loss. 1

More symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta: In addition to the above information, to get a full picture of the possible symptoms of this condition and its related conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by complications of Osteogenesis imperfecta, underlying causes of Osteogenesis imperfecta, associated conditions for Osteogenesis imperfecta, risk factors for Osteogenesis imperfecta, or other related conditions.

Medical articles on symptoms: These general reference articles may be of interest:

1. excerpt from Questions and Answers about Heritable Disorders of Connective Tissue: NIAMS

Last revision: June 5, 2003

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