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Mya was diagnosed with Osteogenesis Imperfecta (OI) in utero. She is now 2 years old and a type 4 which is moderate to severe.

We found out at our 20 week scan that she had bent femurs, and there was uncertainty about the severity of her presentation. We were told that at the time her survival was also questioned.There was uncertainty about the actual diagnosis at this point but we knew it was a possibly skeletal dysplasia, affecting either her legs or her entire body structure.We found out at 25 weeks gestation that she had healed fractures and it was likely to be Osteogenesis Imperfecta (also known as brittle bone disease).
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