osteogenesis imperfecta

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autosomal dominant disorder of connective tissue characterized by brittle bones that fracture easily

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London [UK], Dec 17 ( ANI ): In a recent research, a group of researchers have found a new screening test for brittle bone disease that could prevent thousands of women suffering the agony of hip fractures each year.
Charlotte Proud, from Gateshead, who has osteogenesis imperfecta - commonly known as brittle bone disease
Mereo BioPharma Group plc's (LON: MPH) drug BPS-804 developed for the treatment of osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), otherwise known as brittle bone disease, has been accepted to participate in the European Medicines Agency's (EMA) Adaptive Pathways programme, the company revealed on Monday.
I was then diagnosed with a disease called osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), or brittle bone disease.
In Manduca's case it is a 45-minute video about brittle bone disease -- osteogenesis imperfecta -- that takes viewers on a tour of her appointments at Children's Hospital in Boston.
She had already achieved so much - getting a top degree, a job and a loving husband - despite having brittle bone disease and a twisted spine.
ISLAMABAD -- The NHS could save millions by handing out fewer vitamin D prescriptions to over-50s because in most cases they do little to protect against brittle bone disease, a new study suggests.
The mum-of-one, who had brittle bone disease, was on a night out with husband Paul and 13-year-old son Cory when she passed away.
Born with brittle bone disease in her legs, Jordanne Whiley, from Halesowen, has used a wheelchair all her life.
BAD POINTS: The story is so cliched it's as if it's got the equivalent of every dancer's worst nightmare - brittle bone disease.
After job-hunting in vain for nine years, she said she was diagnosed with severe brittle bone disease last year.
Amgen Inc's (Thousand Oaks CA) eagerly awaited new drug Prolia, or denosumab, has been recommended for approval in Europe as a treatment for the brittle bone disease osteoporosis, the European Medicines Agency said on Friday.
THOUSANDS of patients with crippling brittle bone disease are being denied the treatment they need because of a drug approval system that "defies logic", it was claimed last nigtht Up to 5% of osteoporosis sufferers under the care of doctors in England and Wales could be affected, according to a leading expert.
Charlotte's much longed-for daughter Willow is born with a very severe form of brittle bone disease.
A man who wasn't given the best of hands when God was dealing out the cards, Stuart dealt with the life-shrinking consequences of brittle bone disease without a word of complaint.