Classical-like Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type 1

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Classical-like Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type 1

Synonyms: Classical-like EDS type 1 | Ehlers-Danlos syndrome due to tenascin-X deficiency | clEDS type 1

A form of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome characterized by generalized joint hypermobility skin hyperextensibility and easy bruising without atrophic scarring. Other common features include foot and hand deformities (piezogenic papules pes planus broad forefeet brachydactyly fragile and thin hand skin breaks or bruises easily) severe fatigue and neuromuscular symptoms including muscle weakness and myalgia.

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