Which dietary modifications are used in the treatment of osteogenesis imperfecta (OI)?

Updated: Feb 24, 2020
  • Author: Manoj Ramachandran, MBBS, MRCS, FRCS; Chief Editor: Harris Gellman, MD  more...
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Nutritional evaluation and intervention are paramount to ensure appropriate intake of calcium, phosphorus, and vitamin D. Caloric management is important, particularly in adolescents and adults with severe forms of OI.


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