Type I Osteogenesis Imperfecta - Get information and read articles on Type I Osteogenesis Imperfecta sign, symptoms, causes, treatment, prevention and diagnosis at onlymyhealth.com, your complete health guide.
Type I is the mildest and most common form of Osteogenesis Imperfecta. Most of the cases of it are caused by a dominant genetic mutation that affects the body’s production of type 1 collagen.
Here is a list of signs and symptoms common among people with Type I OI. Read on!
Treatment for children with Type I Osteogenesis Imperfecta are fracture management, healthy diet, and an ongoing program of safe exercise and activity to develop muscle control.
Diagnosis of Type I Osteogenesis Imperfecta is based primarily on clinical signs. Collagen testing of DNA testing of a blood sample can help confirm a diagnosis of OI.