NIH Resources for EDS Informaton

From the NIH, this is an excellent resource for scientific information about EDS.  (March 7, 2016)

Genetics Home Reference:
Your Guide to Understanding Genetic Conditions:
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Below I’ve copied a few sections of this document containing many useful links to more information:

Where can I find information about diagnosis or management of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome?

These resources address the diagnosis or management of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome and may include treatment providers.

You might also find information on the diagnosis or management of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome in Educational resources and Patient support.

General information about the diagnosis and management of genetic conditions is available in the Handbook. Read more about genetic testing, particularly the difference between clinical tests and research tests.

To locate a healthcare provider, see How can I find a genetics professional in my area? in the Handbook.

Where can I find additional information about Ehlers-Danlos syndrome?

You may find the following resources about Ehlers-Danlos syndrome helpful. These materials are written for the general public.

You may also be interested in these resources, which are designed for healthcare professionals and researchers.

Links for each of the numerous subtypes of EDS:

https://ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/ehlers-danlos-syndrome/show/Educational+resources

Genes related to EDS:

Read more about the ADAMTS2, COL1A1, COL1A2, COL3A1, COL5A1, COL5A2, PLOD1, and TNXB genes.

See a list of genes associated with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.

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