TABLE 2

Characteristics of Osteogenesis Imperfecta

Fragile bones with few, some, or many of the following findings:
 Poor linear growth
 Macrocephaly
 Triangular-shaped face
 Blue sclerae
 Hearing impairment as a result of otosclerosis
 Hypoplastic, translucent, carious, late-erupting, or discolored teeth
 Easy bruisability
 Inguinal and/or umbilical hernias
 Limb deformities
 Hyperextensible joints
 Scoliosis and/or kyphosis
 Wormian bones of the skull
 Demineralized bones