benign hypermobility syndrome

benign hypermobility syndrome
benign joint hypermobility syndrome Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, type III, inherited as an autosomal dominant trait and characterized by hypermobility of the joints with minimal abnormalities of the skin.

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