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Is genetic counseling recommended for those diagnosed with eds?

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Dr. Kathryn Riordan
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology
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In brief: Not always

If detailed family history, physical exam, echocardiogram all indicate eds type 3 with certainty it is not necessary.

In brief: Not always

If detailed family history, physical exam, echocardiogram all indicate eds type 3 with certainty it is not necessary.
Dr. Kathryn Riordan
Dr. Kathryn Riordan
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Dr. John Goldman
Internal Medicine - Rheumatology

In brief: Yes and no

Sometimes since there are various types.
The most common is benign and needs no such genetic evaluation . The eds has genetic roots.

In brief: Yes and no

Sometimes since there are various types.
The most common is benign and needs no such genetic evaluation . The eds has genetic roots.
Dr. John Goldman
Dr. John Goldman
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