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Arthrochalasia Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

Disease definition

Ehlers-Danlos syndromes (EDS) form a heterogeneous group of hereditary connective tissue diseases characterized by joint hyperlaxity, cutaneous hyperelasticity and tissue fragility.


Classification level: Disorder
  • Synonym(s):
    • Arthrochalasis multiplex congenita
    • EDS VII
    • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type 7
    • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, arthrochalasia type
    • aEDS
  • Prevalence: <1 / 1 000 000
  • 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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