Ehlers–Danlos Syndrome in an Adult Woman: A Hidden Syndrome
  • Diana Spinelli
    Specialty of Internal Medicine, University of Milan, Foundation IRCCS Ca' Granda, Milan, Italy
  • Francesca Minonzio
    Department of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Foundation IRCCS Ca' Granda, Milan, Italy
  • Alessandra Bassotti
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, Foundation IRCCS Ca' Granda, Milan, Italy
  • Cinzia Hu
    Department of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, Foundation IRCCS Ca' Granda, Milan, Italy
  • Maria Domenica Cappellini
    Department of Medicine and Medical Sciences, Specialty of Internal Medicine, Department of Clinical Sciences and Community Health, University of Milan, Foundation IRCCS Ca’ Granda, Milan, Italy

Abstract

Ehlers–Danlos syndrome is a rare disease and a diagnostic challenge. This case report serves to remind the clinician that it is important to identify all affected patients in order to prevent complications.

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    Published: 2014-05-15
    Issue: Vol. 1 (2014) (view)


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    Spinelli D, Minonzio F, Bassotti A, Hu C, Cappellini MD. Ehlers–Danlos Syndrome in an Adult Woman: A Hidden Syndrome. EJCRIM 2014;1 doi:10.12890/2014_000063.

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