Elaney’s Story

Elaney’s Story with Bohring-Opitz Syndrome, written by her mother when she first became acquainted with the BOS Support group 10 years ago. “Elaney’s life has been a long and winding road with many ups and downs, twists and turns.” A number of things have changed in that time, but with a view of today there is one that remains: “Now age 19, she is much the same as she has always been; forever our baby girl.”
Thank you, Gina, for sharing your story of Elaney with us today!

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A boy from Libya

Nearly all medical publications about Bohring-Opitz Syndrome (BOS) come from Europe and the United States of America. This case report by Yousef Assaleh is from Libya and documents a boy with BOS. Although this patient did not have the physical BOS characteristics (upper limb deformities or radial dislocation, ulnar deviation of the hands, and prominent eyes…

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