brittle bone disease


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brittle bone disease

n
(Pathology) the nontechnical name for osteogenesis imperfecta
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brittle bone disease

n (= osteoporosis)Osteoporose f; (= osteogenesis)abnorme Knochenbrüchigkeit, mangelhafte Knochenbildung

brittle bone disease

n. osteogenesis imperfecta.
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Born with rare brittle bone disease, the teaching assistant from Pelsall was only given two days to live - but now, 31 years later he has just said "I do" on the happiest day of his life.
Cameron, 18, who suffers with brittle bone disease, has been doing work experience at the airport throughout the past academic year and has taken part in almost all of the roles required at an airport.
A LITTLE boy who suffers from brittle bone disease is bidding to hit the Top 10 with a touching song about his condition.
She made her art from red clay, choosing the material "to represent the fragility felt" by those with brittle bone disease.
Dubai: A 12-year-old Palestinian boy with brittle bone disease whose legs break and deform at the slightest knock has been flown to Dubai for a life-changing surgery.
Scientists hope the pilot trial in Scotland will eventually help millions of people affected by the brittle bone disease osteoporosis.
The product has received Orphan Drug Designation from both the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and the European Medicines Agency for the product for OI, a form of brittle bone disease.
The sisters, Peng Yan, 31, Peng Jiangqiu, 28, and Peng Jiangdan, 25, were born with brittle bone disease, as per Chongqing Evening News via South China Morning Post on Oct.
Numerous tests have been performed to try to determine the cause of Hadley's condition, and theories include a vitamin D deficiency, or osteogenesis imperfecta, also known as brittle bone disease. She will return to St.
The 39-year-old, who has brittle bone disease, said: "He found out about my foundation through a friend who works with the Hydro and gave me 20 tickets, which were PS107 each.
Summary: London [UK], Dec 17 (ANI): In a recent research, a group of researchers have found a new screening test for brittle bone disease that could prevent thousands of women suffering the agony of hip fractures each year.
Emmie, eight, kept a smile on her face despite her battle with leukaemia whilst Coby, seven, has brittle bone disease. Charlotte, 11, is suffering from Osteosarcoma, a form of bone cancer, Nicole, 14, battles Cystic Fibrosis and Rosie, 14, who is being treated at the Royal Manchester Children's Hospital.