Stomach Perforation in Girl Leads to Her Classical EDS Diagnosis

Stomach Perforation in Girl Leads to Her Classical EDS Diagnosis

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Stomach Perforation in Girl Leads to Her Classical EDS Diagnosis

A girl in Saudi Arabia was diagnosed with classical Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (cEDS) after a seemingly spontaneous perforation in her stomach wall, according to a case report. With increasing reports of such cases, patients need to be educated about EDS and offered family counseling, the researchers wrote. The study, “Gastric perforation leading to the diagnosis of classic Ehlers–Danlos syndrome: a case report,” was published in the Journal of Medical Case Reports. EDS comprises a group of…

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