hypomobility

noun
hy·​po·​mo·​bil·​i·​ty | \ˌhī-pō-mō-ˈbil-ət-ē \
plural hypomobilities

Medical Definition of hypomobility 

: a decrease in the range of movement of which a body part and especially a joint is capable There may be mandibular hypomobility and deviation on opening.— Steven J. Scrivani et al., The New England Journal of Medicine, 18 Dec. 2008

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