Monday , 22 January 2018
Researchers at Shriners Hospitals for Children® – Canada discover cause of debilitating bone disease

Researchers at Shriners Hospitals for Children® – Canada discover cause of debilitating bone disease

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Shriners Hospitals for Children® – Canada is the first, worldwide, to identify the genetic defect underlying a painful bone disease that causes an unusual series of symptoms including severe tooth decay, osteoporosis and spine fractures in teenagers.

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Shriners Hospitals for Children® — Canada, located in Montreal-Quebec, provides world-class care to children from across Canada. We treat children with a host of orthopaedic and neuromusculoskeletal disorders in a family-focused environment that puts children at ease. Every member of our staff, from surgeons to therapists, nurses to orthotists, is committed to helping children improve their quality of life and achieve as much independence as possible.

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