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Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A

Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A: Introduction

Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A: A rare lethal form of a genetic connective tissue disorder characterized by fragile bones, blue sclerae and facial and tooth abnormalities. Type IIA has a different origin of the genetic mutation but the clinical features are similar. Type IIA involves a defect on the COL1A2 gene. The main difference is that type IIA tends to involve a large head and dark blue eyes. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A is available below.

Symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A

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Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A: Deaths

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Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A: Complications

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Causes of Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A

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Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A

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More information about Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A

  1. Osteogenesis imperfecta, type 2A: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Types
  8. Deaths
  9. Complications
 

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