Bone Disease from Dyshondroplasia to Osteogenesis Imperfecta Can Be Rare but Are Painful

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There are numerous types of bone diseases in the world, however there are some that are considered to be rare. From Dyshondroplasia to Osteogenesis Imperfecta, these rare diseases have signs and symptoms that make them completely different from any other diseases. Bone diseases are special in a sense that they must be treated carefully to prevent the patient from undergoing too much pain. While some bone diseases, such as osteomalacia, are found more in the elder; there are some that are most commonly seen in children. Rickets is an example of this, which is why it may be looked upon as an osteomalacia of the young. Although these two may seem to be similar, there are certain qualities that make them differ from eachother. Osteomalacia …show more content…
There are numerous types of bone diseases in the world, however there are some that are considered to be rare. From Dyshondroplasia to Osteogenesis Imperfecta, these rare diseases have signs and symptoms that make them completely different from any other diseases. Bone diseases are special in a sense that they must be treated carefully to prevent the patient from undergoing too much pain. While some bone diseases, such as osteomalacia, are found more in the elder; there are some that are most commonly seen in children. Rickets is an example of this, which is why it may be looked upon as an osteomalacia of the young. Although these two may seem to be similar, there are certain qualities that make them differ from eachother. Osteomalacia is a well known disease of the elderly who lack a very important vitamin; vitamin D. However, the seasoned are not the only ones who may suffer from this. It is rare, but possible, that children can get the disease, also known as rickets, can happen to them if they have vitamin D deficiency. While it is more common in some places rather than others, we are slowly starting to see a reappeance in the United States for numerous reasons. There are numerous types of the disease, however the most common, and researched is a form called nutritional rickets. The fascinating part of this form is that it is completely preventable. A simple change of diet or sun exposure can be enormously effective. Doctors are now aware of the increase of rickets in
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