Related Conditions and Treatments
Achondroplasia is a genetic bone disorder, affecting one in 20,000 babies. It is the most common type of dwarfism.
Fibrous dysplasia is a developmental abnormality that results in abnormal growth, pain, and deformity of the affected bones.
Hyperparathyroidism is a condition where the parathyroid glands make too much parathyroid hormone.
Hypocalcemia is a condition in which there is too little calcium in a baby's blood.
Hypothyroidism is a condition in which the thyroid is underactive and produces an insufficient amount of thyroid hormones.
Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is characterized by fragile bones that break easily without a specific cause.
Skeletal dysplasia is a category of rare genetic disorders that cause abnormal development of a baby’s bones, joints, and cartilage.