Clinical Description

The arthrochalasis type of EDS (the former EDS type VIIA and B) is inherited as an autosomal dominant trait. The clinical hallmark of this type is congenital bilateral hip dislocation.1-18-1 There is also severe generalized joint hypermobility with recurrent dislocations of large and small joints and ligamentous tears. The skin is moderately involved, with skin hyperextensibility, a velvety touch, and poor wound healing with formation of atrophic scars. Other features include easy bruising, muscular hypotonia and delay in gross motor development, kyphoscoliosis and osteopenia with wormian bones and sometimes a history of fractures.

How To Reduce Acne Scarring

How To Reduce Acne Scarring

Acne is a name that is famous in its own right, but for all of the wrong reasons. Most teenagers know, and dread, the very word, as it so prevalently wrecks havoc on their faces throughout their adolescent years.

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