Author | Ioannis Asproudis, MD

Articles

Blue Sclerae in Osteogenesis Imperfecta

September 14, 2005

A 33-year-old woman was referred to the endocrinology clinic because of osteoporosis. At age 6, she had fractured her right tibia with no history of trauma; at age 27, she fractured the third lumbar vertebra, and 3 years later she experienced a Colles' fracture of the left wrist. She gave birth to a healthy child 10 years ago.