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Definition

A form of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, a group of connective tissue disorders characterized by skin hyperextensibility, articular hypermobility, and tissue fragility. The main features of classic Ehlers-Danlos syndrome are joint hypermobility and dislocation, and fragile, bruisable skin. EDSCL1 inheritance is autosomal dominant.

Acronym

EDSCL1

Synonyms

EDS1
EDS I
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, gravis type
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, severe classic type
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, type I
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome 1

Keywords

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

 
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