cutis

(redirected from Ehlers-Danlos syndrome)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Medical, Wikipedia.
Related to Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: Marfan syndrome

cutis

[′kyüd·əs]
(anatomy)
References in periodicals archive ?
Clinical and genetic features of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type IV, the vascular type.
Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome is a genetic disorder caused by faulty collagen which results in abnormally fragile tissue through the body and causes joints to be unstable - it means even the simplest tasks can cause her joints to pop out of their sockets.
George resident who was diagnosed with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS).
It will impact so many people," said Nicole Studebaker, a Michigan woman with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, a disorder that affects the formation of connective tissue.
Once the printing costs are covered, all profits will go to charity EDS UK which raises awareness and helps sufferers of the rare Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
Marfan syndrome (MS), Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS) and osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), a group of diseases accompanied by systemic organ disorders involving joint hypermobility, are excluded from BJHS.
Nicola, who suffers from Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, has hyper-flexible joints, which are more prone to dislocation as a result.
Early in his career, he made seminal contributions to the understanding of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome and the role of vitamin C in collagen biosynthesis.
Among the topics are transplant renal biopsies, the diagnostic electron microscopy of nerve, cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencyphalopathy, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, occupational and environmental lung disease, and virology.
The researchers also used the TLR3 connectome - the set of all human genes sorted by their predicted distance from TLR3 - to successfully predict two other genes, EFGR and SRC, as part of the TLR3 pathway before they were experimentally validated, and applied other gene connectomes to detect Ehlers-Danlos syndrome and sensorineural hearing loss disease causing genes.
Dural ectasia is as a key characteristic of Marfan syndrome but may also be associated with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, neurofibromatosis, ankylosing spondylitis and osteogenesis imperfecta tarda.
Prof Hans Lochmuller's research will look at the following rare diseases: Muscular dystrophy, spinal muscular atrophy, Cystic Fibrosis, spinocerebellar ataxia, Huntington''s disease, osteogenesis imperfecta, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, epidermolysis bullosa, Rett syndrome, Marfan syndrome, hemochromatosis, thalassaemia, mucopolysaccharidosis, polycystic kidney disease, Nephrotic syndrome, haemophilia, progeria and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis.