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why does excessive perspiration occur in osteogenesis imperfecta

A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Devon Webster
22 years experience Medical Oncology
Thin skin: Oi affects bones and collagen, which makes up a large part of the skin. People with oi have thin skin and as a result, higher normal body temperature ... Read More
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Dr. Craig Greene
21 years experience Sports Medicine
Related : Could be true true unrelated.

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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Ihle
54 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
No: It's a genetic disease, u do not get it as in infection.
A 19-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shari Jackson
21 years experience Radiology
No: A karyotype is useful for detecting chromosomal abnormalities where the number of actual chromosomes is abnormal (e.g., Down syndrome or turner syndro ... Read More
Dr. Linda DiMeglio
28 years experience Pediatric Endocrinology
No: To diagnose osteogenesis imperfecta you need genetic testing of your dna which can be extracted from blood or a skin biopsy. A karyotype is useful for ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lois Freisleben-Cook
41 years experience Pediatrics
Blue sclera: i.e the whites of the eyes have a blue tinge, and frequent fractures.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
49 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Autosomal dominant: Which means one copy of the altered gene in each cell is sufficient to cause the condition. And less comnnly autosomal recessive type of inhertance ... Read More
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Rosenfeld
27 years experience Pain Management
See below: Osteogenesis imperfecta (oi) is a congenital disease that is present at birth. It is commonly caused by genetic defect in type 1 collagen, a building ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Collagen formation: Oi refers to a group of individual genetic errors, which are associated with a variety of collagen formation. Collagen is the mechanical foundation o ... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nikolaos Zacharias
26 years experience Maternal-Fetal Medicine
Autosomal dominant.: Autosomal dominant mutations in col1a1/col1a2 genes account for 90% of osteogenesis imperfecta cases.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kenneth Merriman
47 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Yes: Talouse latrech a french painter.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Natalie Hodge
26 years experience Pediatrics
Depends: This probably depends on the level and severity of OI. I do not truly know the answer to this, but my guess is probably for even type one OI the mild ... Read More

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