Collagen Diseases (Subscribe)
Internet resources relating to orthopaedic aspects of collagen diseases
[OCOSH Code: D003095 81573002 M30-M36 CLD]
- Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (13)
- Internet resources relating to orthopaedic manifestations of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome.
A heterogeneous group of autosomally inherited Collage Diseases caused by defects in the synthesis or structure of fibrillar collagen. There are numerous subtypes: classical, hypermobility, vascular, and others. Common clinical features include hyperextensible skin and joints, skin fragility and reduced wound healing capability.
MeSh Search Term "Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome"[mesh]
ICD-10 Code Q79.6 Ehlers-Danlos syndrome
SNOMED-CT Term Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (disorder) Concept ID: 398114001
Synonyms - Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (disorder)
Cutis hyperelastica dermatorrhexis
Dystrophia mesodermalis congenita
India rubber skin
Dermatorrhexis with dermatochalasis AND arthrochalasis
Hereditary collagen dysplasia
OCOSH Code: D004535 398114001 Q79.6 CLD_EDS