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Learn About Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS)

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) is a group of inherited connective tissue disorders, caused by various defects in the synthesis of collagen. EDS is known to affect men and women of all racial and ethnic backgrounds. There are six distinct types of EDS...

What is Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS)?

What is EDS? Individuals with Ehlers-Danlos syndromes (EDS) have a genetic defect in their connective tissue, the tissue that provides support to many body parts such as the skin, muscles and ligaments. The fragile skin and unstable joints found in...