Ehlers–Danlos syndrome

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Ehlers–Danlos syndrome (EDS) is a rare genetic connective tissue disorder. There is no cure. The symptoms include double-jointedness, flat feet, and joint pain. There are six main types of EDS. These are:

  • Type 3 - Hypermobility
  • Types 1 & 2 - Classical
  • Type 4 - Vascular
  • Type 6 - Kyphoscoliosis
  • Types 7A and B - Arthrochalasia
  • Type 7C - Dermatosparaxis