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if any one knows, please!

my daughter has spina bifida . she was born with a broken leg  
and now has another broken leg . question is do people with spina bifida
have weak bones?  doing research and havin no luck!
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i have no idea sorry but i would think that when she was born with a broken leg they would have giving you some explination as to why and with the second broken leg why didnt you ask the docotors
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Pathologic bone fractures occur in as many as 25% of people with spina bifida. A pathologic fracture is a break that occurs because of weakness or disease in the bones, not solely because of injury. A very minor injury can worsen a pathologic fracture, causing pain and bringing the fracture to medical attention.

http://www.emedicinehealth.com/spina_bifida/page3_em.htm

i found this online! Hope it helps...Good luck! Ask the dr as well! Take Care!
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