How likely is ehlers-danlos syndrome if mom and her brother's kids and some cousins have features of it?

Very likely. It is a genetic autosomal dominant for the most part and so it is expected that you wouls have relatives woudl also have it. You chance is 1 out of 2 or 50% that you can have it.

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Can my cousin with ehlers danlos syndrome live a full life if she mostly has skin involvement and not organ involvement? And can she have kids?

Detoxification. Skin is the largest organ of the body. It is a great detoxifier, but you do not want that to be its job or else this is the result. You need to find out why the other organs such as the liver, Intestines and her lungs are not functioning it optimal detoxification. Read more...

How likely is ehlers-danlos syndrome if one parent has symptoms/signs?

From 0 to 50% Ehlers-danlos syndrome (eds) is a group of inheritable disorders. There are two different inheritance patterns of eds, autosomal dominant and autosomal recessive. If you have the dominant type, there's a 50% risk of eds in your child. If you have the recessive type, eds can only occur if your partner also carries the recessive gene. A genetic counselor is needed to tell you your exact risk. Read more...

How likely is ehlers-danlos syndrome if one parent has some characteristics of it?

From 0 to 50% Ehlers-danlos syndrome (eds) is a group of inheritable disorders. There are two different inheritance patterns of eds, autosomal dominant and autosomal recessive. If you have the dominant type, there's a 50% risk of eds in your child. If you have the recessive type, eds can only occur if your partner also carries the recessive gene. A genetic counselor is needed to tell you your exact risk. 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...