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Osteogenesis Imperfecta

ICD-9 Classification / Treatment
Etiology / Natural History Associated Injuries / DDx
Anatomy Complications
Clinical Evaluation Follow-up Care
Xray / Diagnositc Tests Review References

synonyms:OI, osteogenesis imperfecta

Osteogenesis Imperfecta ICD-9


Osteogenesis Imperfecta Etiology / Epidemiology / Natural History

  • Caused by mutations in type I collagen genes COL1A1 or COL1A2 in 85% of cases; the remainder of mutations are in collagen-associated proteins that destabilize the organic bone matrix.

Osteogenesis Imperfecta Anatomy


Osteogenesis Imperfecta Clinical Evaluation


Osteogenesis Imperfecta Xray / Diagnositc Tests


Osteogenesis Imperfecta Classification / Treatment


Osteogenesis Imperfecta Associated Injuries / Differential Diagnosis


Osteogenesis Imperfecta Complications

    Osteogenesis Imperfecta Follow-up Care


    Osteogenesis Imperfecta Review References

    • Zeitlin L, Fassier F, Glorieux FH. Modern approach to children with osteogenesis imperfecta. J Pediatr Orthop B. 2003 Mar;12(2):77-87. 





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