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Mr Philpotts said the condition is associated with collagen abnormalities like Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome that Mr Cameron acknowledged is linked to the "increased fragility of blood vessels".
Three of the more common genetic causes of joint laxity are Marfan, Stickler's, and Ehlers-Danlos syndromes, but there are dozens of other considerations.
Eventually the Welsh Government authorised funding to see specialists at Stanmore Hospital in London where she learnt techniques to deal with her rare condition - Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.
Charlotte has suffered since birth with the hereditary Ehlers-Danlos syndrome which causes agonising daily dislocations of her fingers, elbows and shoulders.
Nathan was diagnosed with the rare Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) when he was two.
When her brother Craig died, at 17, in 2013, it was found that he had vascular Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, which may have killed Charlotte and Carrick.
The 27-year-old, from Cramlington, Northumberland, suffered for years from a severe form of Ehlers-Danlos syndrome (EDS), which meant the slightest movement could trigger multiple dislocations and leave her in agony.
Melanie suffers from a severe form of Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome (EDS) which causes all her joints to dislocate - especially those in her spine and neck.