Health Conditions and Diseases Musculoskeletal Disorders Congenital Anomalies Osteogenesis Imperfecta
Osteogenesis Imperfecta is disease in which the bones are not properly formed and break easily. It also know as Brittle Bone disease or OI. People with this disease are generally short, and may be dwarfs.
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Brittle Bone Society
The UK charity providing support for people with osteogenesis imperfecta.
Children's Brittle Bone Foundation Website
US organization. Online grant and fellowship applications with news about recent and upcoming events.
Fact sheets from the National Institutes of Health.
Article from eMedicine.
Osteogenesis Imperfecta Federation Europe
Information on Osteogenesis Imperfecta around Europe
Osteogenesis Imperfecta Foundation
Supports and encourages medical research and disseminates information to patients, their families, and medical professionals
Osteogenesis Imperfecta Information
Resources gathered by the mother of a child with the disease. Includes a personal page about her son Jojo, his disease, treatment, and progress.
Osteogenesis Imperfecta: The Links to Nutrition
Reviews the possible role of nutrition in this disorder. Questions whether it is solely a genetic condition.
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