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ehlers danlos

A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Deberardino
31 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Extreme joint laxity: Ehlers-danlos syndrome is a group of inherited disorders marked by extremely loose joints, hyperelastic skin that bruises easily, and easily damaged b ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jessica Allan
22 years experience in Internal Medicine
somewhat common: Depending on the literature 1 : 5, 000 to 1: 20, 000.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. PHILIP WALLER
32 years experience in Rheumatology
Yes it can: Because of the tendom laxicity, joints may not be as stable as normal joints. That can lead to increased risk of osteoarthritis particularly in larger ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ronald Krauser
51 years experience in Rheumatology
1 per 5,000: The combined incidence is estimate at one case per 5, 000 individuals.
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