Joint hypermobility

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Joint hypermobility is the condition in which joints can easily move beyond the normal range of motion.[1] Joint hypermobility is classified on a spectrum, ranging from having no associated complications to several subtypes of hypermobility syndrome and hypermobile EDS (hEDS).[2]

Hypermobility syndrome is listed as a musculoskeletal disease in the ICD-10 manual.[3]

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International Classification of Diseases (ICD) - A system of medical diagnostic codes, created by the World Health Organization (WHO), to classify diseases and other health related conditions for the purpose of international diagnostic consistency. By having common diagnostic codes around the world, health researchers are better able to quantify and track disease burdens. The most current version is called ICD-11. (Learn more: www.who.int)

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