Indian Journal of Dermatology
CASE REPORT
Year
: 2010  |  Volume : 55  |  Issue : 1  |  Page : 86--91

Reverse-namaskar: A new sign in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: A family pedigree study of four generations


S Premalatha1, KN Sarveswari2, Koushik Lahiri3 
1 Former Prof and HOD, Department of Dermatology, Stanley Medical College and Hospital, Chennai, India
2 Sundaram Medical Foundation, Dr. Rangarajan Memorial Hospital, Chennai, India
3 Apollo Gleneagles Hospitals, Kolkata, India

Correspondence Address:
S Premalatha
D-111-C, Sangeetha Colony, Ashok Pillar Road, K.K. Nagar, Chennai - 600 078, Tamilnadu
India

Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) is a rare group of inheritable connective tissue disorder of defective collagen. Skin, joints and blood vessels are most commonly affected. Clinical signs such as Gorlin sign and Metenier sign have been described in this syndrome. We report another new clinical sign called «SQ»Reverse-Namaskar«SQ» sign as an important clinical finding in EDS, based on the family pedigree study of the proband.


How to cite this article:
Premalatha S, Sarveswari K N, Lahiri K. Reverse-namaskar: A new sign in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: A family pedigree study of four generations.Indian J Dermatol 2010;55:86-91


How to cite this URL:
Premalatha S, Sarveswari K N, Lahiri K. Reverse-namaskar: A new sign in Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: A family pedigree study of four generations. Indian J Dermatol [serial online] 2010 [cited 2020 Aug 11 ];55:86-91
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