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One collagen deficiency disease, that occurs due deficiency in lysyl oxidase and results in hypermobile joints and hyperextensibility of the skin is

( A ) Osteogenesis imperfecta
( B ) Lathyrism
( C ) Scurvy
( D ) Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type V

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Ans: ( D ) Ehlers-Danlos syndrome type V
EDA are a genetically, biochemically and clinically diverse group of heritable connective tissue disorders having joint laxity and dernial features. it would be either autosomal dominant or recessive, occuring at all stages. Hyperlaxity, mild skin extensibility, tissue fragility and extra musculo manifestation are symptoms.
answered Dec 27, 2016 by suganyadevi.p