my fingers are not straight when fully extended

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Help. When I try to straighten my middle and ring fingers, they bend like this instead. There's no pain nor discomfort, it just looks weird. Only my middle and ring fingers on both hands do this, all other fingers are normal.

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    Hi, been a few months since you asked. But it looks like "Swan Neck" 

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    Also I think it's interesting!

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    Don't worry about it, I have it on all my fingers. I think it has something to do with having weaker tendons, but don't quote me on that

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    I don’t know if you’re still looking for answers, but you clearly have joint hypermobility syndrome, characterised by a laxity in the connective joint tissues (ligaments) that allows you to hyperextend your fingers, and likely several other joints as well. Source: I’ve got it too. All my fingers bend too far, as well as my knees, elbows, wrists, shoulders, hips, ankles, and toes. Welcome to the club
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