Ehlers-Danlos syndromes are a group of conditions that cause very flexible joints and stretchy and fragile skin.
Common symptoms of Ehlers-Danlos syndromes include unusually flexible joints and skin that stretches and breaks easily.
There's no cure for Ehlers-Danlos syndromes. But support from professionals like physiotherapists can help you manage your symptoms.
Ehlers-Danlos syndrome is often inherited from your parents.
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