arthrochalasia

arthrochalasia

(ar?thro-ka-la'zha) [ arthro- + chalasia]
Pathological loosening of the joints. Arthrochalasia causes dislocations. See: hypermobility

Arthrochalasia

Excessive loosness of the joints.
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Classical, hypermobility, arterial and arthrochalasia types are inherited as autosomal dominant, kyphoscoliosis, and dermatosparaxis types are inherited as autoso-mal recessive manner.
The six major types of EDS are (a) classical type, (b) hypermobility type, (c) vascular type, (d) kyphoscoliosis type, (e) arthrochalasia type, and (f) dermatosparaxis type (Beighton et al.