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How rare is it for someone to have double jointed fingers unless marphans?

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Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Surgery - Hand Surgery
3 doctors agree

In brief: Marfans is linked to

joint instabilty but there are many similar diseases yhat lead to joint instability.
Many younger ( non marfanoid) have joint looseness that they also grow out of.

In brief: Marfans is linked to

joint instabilty but there are many similar diseases yhat lead to joint instability.
Many younger ( non marfanoid) have joint looseness that they also grow out of.
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
Dr. Jeffrey Wint
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Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Many reasons

Hypermobility generally results from one or more of the following:misaligned joints, abnormally shaped ends of one or more bones at a joint , type 1 collagen or other connective tissue defect (found in ehlers-danlos syndrome, abnormal joint proprioception (an impaired ability to determine where in space parts of the body are, and how stretched a joint.

In brief: Many reasons

Hypermobility generally results from one or more of the following:misaligned joints, abnormally shaped ends of one or more bones at a joint , type 1 collagen or other connective tissue defect (found in ehlers-danlos syndrome, abnormal joint proprioception (an impaired ability to determine where in space parts of the body are, and how stretched a joint.
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
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