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Osteogenesis Imperfecta in neonatal period in Cameroon: A case report
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  • Ritha Mbono,
  • Suzanne Sap,
  • Marie-ange Ngo Yamben,
  • Jocelyn Tony Nengom,
  • Paul Olivier Koki
Ritha Mbono
Université de Douala Faculté de Médecine et Sciences Pharmaceutiques
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Suzanne Sap
Universite de Yaounde I Faculte de Medecine et des Sciences Biomedicales
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Marie-ange Ngo Yamben
University of Yaounde I Faculty of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences
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Jocelyn Tony Nengom
Mother and Child Center Yaounde
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Paul Olivier Koki
Universite de Yaounde I Faculte de Medecine et des Sciences Biomedicales
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Peer review status:UNDER REVIEW

10 Apr 2020Submitted to Clinical Case Reports
11 Apr 2020Assigned to Editor
11 Apr 2020Submission Checks Completed
28 Apr 2020Reviewer(s) Assigned
09 May 2020Review(s) Completed, Editorial Evaluation Pending

Abstract

Osteogenesis Imperfecta is a genetic disorder of connective tissue leading to bone fragility. Diagnosis of this condition can be considered during pregnancy, at birth or during childhood. Early onset forms are severe with high mortality rate. We report two cases during neonatal period in Cameroon.