A Case of Gerodermia Osteodysplastica Diagnosed by Recurrent Pathologic Fractures

Mussa H. Almalki, Fahad Alshahrani


Gerodermia osteodysplastica (GO) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder. We report the case of a 33-year-old patient with GO, with generalized osteoporosis and frequent spontaneous fractures. We should consider this condition in the differential diagnosis of a patient with frequent spontaneous fractures.

J Endocrinol Metab. 2014;4(5-6):151-152
doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.14740/jem256w


Gerodermia osteodysplastica; Osteoporosis; Fracture; Bisphosphonate

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