Hypermobility Syndrome

Common Name(s)

Hypermobility Syndrome

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Scientific Literature

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The terms "Hypermobility Syndrome" returned 29 free, full-text research articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Evaluation of kinesiophobia and its correlations with pain and fatigue in joint hypermobility syndrome/Ehlers-Danlos syndrome hypermobility type.
 

Author(s): Claudia Celletti, Marco Castori, Giuseppe La Torre, Filippo Camerota

Journal: Biomed Res Int. 2013 ;2013():580460.

 

Ehlers-Danlos syndrome hypermobility type a. k. a. joint hypermobility syndrome (JHS/EDS-HT) is a hereditary musculoskeletal disorder associating generalized joint hypermobility with chronic pain. Anecdotal reports suggest a prominent role for kinesiophobia in disease manifestations, ...

Last Updated: 12 Aug 2013

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The terms "Hypermobility Syndrome" returned 6 free, full-text review articles on human participants. First 3 results:

Visceroptosis of the bowel in the hypermobility type of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome: presentation of a rare manifestation and review of the literature.
 

Author(s): Eyal Reinstein, Mark Pimentel, Mitchel Pariani, Stephen Nemec, Thomas Sokol, David L Rimoin

Journal: Eur J Med Genet. 2012 Oct;55(10):548-51.

 

Gastrointestinal complications are common in patients with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, affecting up to 50% of individuals depending on the subtype. The spectrum of gastrointestinal manifestations is broad and ranges from life threatening spontaneous perforation of the visceral organs ...

Last Updated: 21 Sep 2012

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Presentation of two cases with hypermobility syndrome and review of the related literature.
 

Author(s): S Toker, E Soyucen, E Gulcan, S Kabay, O Ozbek, O Ozveren, E Aksakalli, A Cimbiz

Journal: Eur J Phys Rehabil Med. 2010 Mar;46(1):89-94.

 

The aim of this study was to show that simple criteria like Beighton and Brighton criteria are sufficient to determine a diagnosis of hypermobility and may be useful prior to performing excessive diagnostic studies on children with variable joint pain and limited range of motion. ...

Last Updated: 24 Mar 2010

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[Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, with special emphasis in the joint hypermobility syndrome].
 

Author(s): Jaime F Bravo

Journal: Rev Med Chil. 2009 Nov;137(11):1488-97.

 

There is an urgent need to increase the awareness on the Joint Hyper mobility Syndrome QHS). This is a congenital and prevalent emergent condition that is frequently undiagnosed and that causes significant health problems. Besides recurrent muscular-skeletal problems and signs and ...

Last Updated: 25 Jan 2010

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A Study to Assess Benign Joint Hypermobility Syndrome in Children With a History of Wheezing or Asthma
 

Status: Not yet recruiting

Condition Summary: Benign Joint Hypermobility Syndrome; Wheezing; Asthma

 

Last Updated: 10 Jun 2014

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Wearing a Compression Garment for Patients With Hypermobility Type of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
 

Status: Recruiting

Condition Summary: Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Hypermobility Type

 

Last Updated: 8 Jul 2014

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