Joint hypermobility

What is Joint hypermobility?

Hypermobility describes joints that stretch further than normal. For example, some hypermobile people can bend their thumbs backwards to their wrists, bend their knee joints backwards, put their leg behind the head or perform other contortionist "tricks". It can affect one or more joints throughout the body.

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My daughter was diagnosed with benign joint hypermobility after a very difficult 1st pregnancy. She did deliver normally though a broken pubic bone...

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Since the earlier normal delivery resulted in a broken pubic bone, a cephalopelvic disproportion can be a likely...

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I am a 40 year old woman who was diagmosed with fibromyalgia, chronic myofascial pain syndrome, joint hypermobility, and hypothyroidism. I have...

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I guess rheumatologist had diagnosed you with fibromyalgia and he is the best person to be consulted for your...

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7yrs ago, i had an episode of right shoulder dislocation which returned spontaneously. There have been several other episodes since then, which...

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Recurrent shoulder dislocation

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The shoulder dislocation is a...

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