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A variant form of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, a connective tissue disorder. EDSCLL2 patients show severe joint and skin laxity, osteoporosis affecting the hips and spine, osteoarthritis, soft redundant skin that can be acrogeria-like, delayed wound healing with abnormal atrophic scarring, and shoulder, hip, knee, and ankle dislocations. Additional variable features include gastrointestinal and genitourinary manifestations (bowel rupture, gut dysmotility, cryptorchidism, and hernias), vascular complications (mitral valve prolapse and aortic root dilation), and skeletal anomalies. EDSCLL2 inheritance is autosomal recessive.




Ehlers-Danlos syndrome


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