A 39-year-old member asked:
what's the difference between marfan syndrome and eds?
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Dr. Jeffrey Miller answered
50 years experience Rheumatology
Stature and heart: Marfans people are tall, skinny, with valve problems, joint instability, but also have aortic problems. Ehlers danlos has hypermobility, subluxations, but also certain types of eds have tissue fragility, spontaneous pneumothorax, joint subluxation, and has difficulty healing.
Answered on Nov 28, 2018
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