Is it too risky for a woman with ehlers-danlos syndrome to have a baby?

More info needed. Most all syndromes vary in degree so a blanket statement of yes or no regarding pregnancy is presumptious you should get consultation from a perinatalogist before you quit effective birth control.

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What is the genotype for babies with ehlers-danlos syndrome?

See details. The same as in adults. I doubt that one can even begin to make the diagnosis in an infant unless there is a history of joint dislocations. Read more...

What type of complications can a woman with ehlers danlos syndrome encounter from having a baby?

Pregnancy with EDS. Most of the patients with eds tolerate pregnancy without any difficulty with normal pregnancy and birth.Except in eds type 4 it can be associated with severe maternal complications.Most of the time the decision is made to do a cesarian section. Read more...

What are the signs of Ehlers Danlos Syndrome Hypermobility Type in a young child?

This is type 1- -it includes global ligamentous laxity, shortness of stature, though symmetrical, meaning proportions R normal. Type 1 seem 2 B spared eye &cardiac problems. Read more...
Joints are very loos. The joints are hyper-extendible and you can bend the wrists backwards a lot. Read more...