Which physical findings are characteristic of osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) type VI?

Updated: Feb 24, 2020
  • Author: Manoj Ramachandran, MBBS, MRCS, FRCS; Chief Editor: Harris Gellman, MD  more...
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Answer

OI type VI is clinically similar to types II and IV, but it has distinctive histology, including hyperosteoid bone due to a mineralization defect, and does not have a disturbance of bone mineral metabolism.


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