Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

By:Chase Jungwirth

Ehlers Danlos Syndrome

Some of the symptoms of this condition are back pain, flat feet, joint pain, hyper-mobility and double jointed ness.

How does it effect daily life

Everyday pain. Dislocations almost everyday.

What is life expectancy/ mutation causing the condition

Normal life expectancy. Abnormal collagen.

What chromosome is affected/ what is the gene that is affected

Chromosome 9 and col5a, col3a

What does it mean and three treatment options

It means inherited disorder. Three options are painkillers, anti inflammatorys and physical therapy

Is there a cure and Other info

There is no cure. There are 10 types of this disorder and it has it's own ribbon like the breast cancer ribbon.