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Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI

Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI: Introduction

Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI: A rare genetic connective tissue disorder characterized by fragile bones and light-colored eyes. There are a number of types of osteogenesis imperfecta and type 6 is considered a moderate to severe form. More detailed information about the symptoms, causes, and treatments of Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI is available below.

Symptoms of Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI

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Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI: Deaths

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Causes of Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI

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Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI: Undiagnosed Conditions

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Misdiagnosis and Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI

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Prognosis for Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI

Prognosis for Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI: Fractures usually start between 4 and 18 months of age. Walking ability is usually seriously affected.

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Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH). This means that Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI, or a subtype of Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI, affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)

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More information about Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI

  1. Osteogenesis imperfecta, Type VI: Introduction
  2. Symptoms
  3. Causes
  4. Treatments
  5. Misdiagnosis
  6. Home Testing
  7. Deaths
  8. Prognosis
 

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