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Arthrochalasia Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

Disease definition

A form of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) characterized by congenital bilateral hip dislocation, severe generalized joint hypermobility with recurrent joint dislocations and subluxations, hyperextensible and/or fragile skin.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Arthrochalasis multiplex congenita
    • EDS VII
    • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type 7
    • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, arthrochalasia type
    • aEDS
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Autosomal dominant 
  • Age of onset: Infancy, Neonatal
  • ICD-10: Q79.6
  • OMIM: 130060  617821
  • UMLS: C0268345
  • MeSH: -
  • GARD: 2084
  • MedDRA: -

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