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Should I talk to my doctor about my hypermobility syndrome symptoms?

If you have pain with your joint hypermobility, you should talk with your doctor. In rare cases, this could be a sign that you have a more serious illness like Marfan syndrome or Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. If your diagnosis is hypermobility syndrome, your doctor can recommend physical therapy and medications that can help relieve your symptoms.

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How does hypermobility syndrome affect the body?
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In hypermobility syndrome, the ligaments that create stability in your joints aren't functioning pro...
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How can I manage my hypermobility syndrome on a daily basis?
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Hypermobility syndrome doesn't have to impair your quality of life. These basic practices can help y...
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What is hypermobility syndrome?
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Hypermobility syndrome (commonly called being double-jointed) occurs when you have the ability to mo...
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How do medications treat hypermobility syndrome?
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Medications cannot cure your hypermobility syndrome. However, the accompanying pain may be relieved ...
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