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Is ehlers danlos hypermobilty type an autoimmune disorder?

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Dr. Ronald Krauser
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
4 doctors agree

In brief: No

It is an inherited disorder of connective tissue but is not an autoimmune disease.

In brief: No

It is an inherited disorder of connective tissue but is not an autoimmune disease.
Dr. Ronald Krauser
Dr. Ronald Krauser
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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
3 doctors agree

In brief: No

Hypermobility is due to elasticity in the tissue.
It is a change in the soft tissues, sometimes called a true collagen disease but it is not a connective tissue disease and is not autoimmune. It can be genetic.

In brief: No

Hypermobility is due to elasticity in the tissue.
It is a change in the soft tissues, sometimes called a true collagen disease but it is not a connective tissue disease and is not autoimmune. It can be genetic.
Dr. John Goldman
Dr. John Goldman
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