The most common skeletal defect in a person with Alagille syndrome is when the shape of the vertebraeóbones of the spineógives the appearance of flying butterflies. This defect, known as "butterfly" vertebrae, rarely causes medical problems or requires treatment.
...Source: NIDDK (NIH)1
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Causes List for Butterfly Vertebra
Possible causes of Butterfly Vertebra (or similar symptoms) may include:2
- Butterfly vertebrae (butterfly vertebra)
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- Source: NIDDK (NIH): niddk.nih.gov/ health-information/ health-topics/ liver-disease/ Alagille-Syndrome/ Pages/ facts.aspx
- Source: Algorithmically Generated List
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