Medical Dictionary: EDS


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EDS: Another name for Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
EDS (condition): A group of about 10 related inherited connective tissue diseases.

EDS: The problems present in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS), a group of approximately 10 disorders, include changes in the physical properties of skin, joints, blood vessels, and other tissues such as ligaments and tendons. 1

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1. excerpt from Questions and Answers about Heritable Disorders of Connective Tissue: NIAMS

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