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Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

 
  • Autosomal Dominant Inheritance
  • 1/5,000 to 10,000 individuals.
  • faulty collagen affecting connective tissues

Ehlers-Danlos Clinical Evaluation

  • hyperextensible skin
  • hypermobile joints
  • bone fragility
  • soft-tissue calcification
  • Easy bruising and bleeding

Ehlers-Danlos Treatment

  • Physical Therapy
  • Orthotics
  • arthrodesis
  • See EDNF.org

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