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Definition

A connective tissue disorder characterized by hyperextensible skin, atrophic cutaneous scars due to tissue fragility and joint hyperlaxity. It is a form of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome characterized by marked joint hyperextensibility without skeletal deformity.

Acronym

EDSHMB

Synonyms

Benign hypermobility syndrome
EDS III
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, hypermobility type
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, type III

Keywords

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

 
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