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Last convexity defect not working

I am trying to write code to track hands. I am using the convexity defects function to find fingers, but for some reason, there seems to always be a problem with the last defect.

Here is a picture of what I'm talking about: (sorry, i''m new to the forum, so cannot post images, but there is no way for me to ask this question without posting one. It's also impossible for me to build karma, because the questions on here are way too advanced for me to answer, so please bear with me, thank you)

The cyan line is the contours, the yellow line is the hull points, and the red lines are the defect points. As you can see the last defect point detects the defect from the wrong side of the contour.

Here is my code:

#include "opencv2\opencv.hpp"

using namespace cv;
using namespace std;

int main() {
    VideoCapture cap(0);
    Mat src, gray, background, binary, diff;
    cap >> background;
    cvtColor(background, background, CV_BGR2GRAY);
    vector<vector<Point>> contours;
    vector < vector<int>> hullI = vector<vector<int>>(1);
    vector < vector<Point>> hullP = vector<vector<Point>>(1);
    vector<Vec4i> defects;
    while (waitKey(30)!='q') {
        cap >> src;
        cvtColor(src, gray, CV_BGR2GRAY);
        blur(gray, gray, Size(3, 3));
        absdiff(gray, background, diff);
        threshold(diff, binary, 15, 255, THRESH_BINARY);
        erode(binary, binary, Mat(Size(5, 5), CV_8U));

        imshow("binary", binary);

        findContours(binary, contours, CV_RETR_EXTERNAL, CV_CHAIN_APPROX_NONE);
        if (!contours.empty()) {
            sort(contours.begin(), contours.end(), [](vector<Point> a, vector<Point> b) { return a.size() > b.size(); });
            drawContours(src, contours, 0, Scalar(255, 255, 0));

            convexHull(contours[0], hullI[0]);
            convexHull(contours[0], hullP[0]);
            drawContours(src, hullP, 0, Scalar(0, 255, 255));

            if (hullI[0].size() > 2) {
                convexityDefects(contours[0], hullI[0], defects);

                for (Vec4i defect : defects) {
                    line(src, contours[0][defect[0]], contours[0][defect[2]], Scalar(0, 0, 255));
                    line(src, contours[0][defect[1]], contours[0][defect[2]], Scalar(0, 0, 255));
        imshow("src", src);
        char key = waitKey(30);
        if (key == 'q')break;
        else if (key == 'p') waitKey();
        else if (key == 'b') {
            cap >> background;
            cvtColor(background, background, CV_BGR2GRAY);

I have confirmed through experiments that it is always the last defect in the defect vector that this happens too. Is this a bug in opencv or am I doing something wrong?