Unexplained Pain? Multiple Systemic Complaints? Think Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome

Author: Clair A. Francomano, M.D.

Harvey Institute for Human Genetics
Baltimore Maryland

Presented By: Jean Teasley, M.D.
Director of Pediatric Palliative Care
Associate Professor of Pediatric Neurology
VCU Medical Center

Synopsis: An overview of Ehlers Danlos Syndrome, the various types, and how many of the types overlap symptomatically. The presentation also gives an overview of the multisystemic issues associated with EDS that can create pain in pediatric patients.