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Hypermobile joints

Hypermobile joints

Overview

Hypermobile joints are joints that move beyond their normal range of motion with little effort from the individual.

Update Date 11/12/2012

Updated by: Neil K. Kaneshiro, MD, MHA, Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of Washington School of Medicine. Also reviewed by A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc., Editorial Team: David Zieve, MD, MHA, David R. Eltz, Stephanie Slon, and Nissi Wang.