International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)

International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR)
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Case Studies | Medical Science | India | Volume 11 Issue 3, March 2022


Case Report- Rickets Mimicking Osteogenesis Imperfecta and Battered Baby Syndrome

Neeraj Shetty [2] | Nitin [106]


Abstract: A 15 month old female child came to Kurla Babha Hospital with chief complaints of fever and breathlessness since 2 days and failure to gain weight with bowing of legs since 3 months. She is diagnosed with pneumonia and severe acute malnutrition after routine workup by the pediatric residents. Reference was given to orthopaedic department in view of low Vit d and bowing of legs. A diagnosis of nutritional vitamin D deficiency (rickets) was made and supplementation was initiated.


Keywords: Rickets mimicking osteogenesis imperfect, battered baby syndrome, poor nutrition


Edition: Volume 11 Issue 3, March 2022,


Pages: 1390 - 1393

Case Report- Rickets Mimicking Osteogenesis Imperfecta and Battered Baby Syndrome


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Neeraj Shetty, Nitin, "Case Report- Rickets Mimicking Osteogenesis Imperfecta and Battered Baby Syndrome", International Journal of Science and Research (IJSR), https://www.ijsr.net/get_abstract.php?paper_id=MR22326173334, Volume 11 Issue 3, March 2022, 1390 - 1393, #ijsrnet

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