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The problems present in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS), a group of approximately 10 disorders, include changes in the physical properties of skin, joints, blood vessels, and other tissues such as ligaments and tendons. (Source: excerpt from Questions and Answers about Heritable Disorders of Connective Tissue: NIAMS)
The problems present in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS), a group of approximately 10 ... (Source: excerpt from Questions and Answers about Heritable Disorders of Connective Tissue: NIAMS)
A heterogeneous group of inherited COLLAGEN DISEASES. The most common manifestations of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome are hyperextensible skin and joints, skin fragility and reduced wound healing capability.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Group of inherited disorders of the connective tissue; major manifestations include hyperextensible skin and joints, easy bruisability, friability of tissues with bleeding and poor wound healing, calcified subcutaneous spheroids, and pseudotumors.
- (Source - CRISP)
Ehlers danlos syndrome is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Ehlers danlos syndrome, or a subtype of Ehlers danlos syndrome,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
- (Source - National Institute of Health)
The list below shows some of the causes of Ehlers danlos syndrome mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Ehlers danlos syndrome. Of the 2 causes of Ehlers danlos syndrome that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
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