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Dr. Moshe Lewis
24 years experience Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Sprain vs. tear: It would be best to see a Podiatrist for a quick evaluation and diagnosis as this could be a sprain or represent a small tear. additional possibilitie ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Edward Hellman
28 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Tendonitis: Any of a number of abnormalities in the Achilles' tendon itself would seem most likely among multiple potential considerations. I would not hesitate ... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Matthew Cerniglia
24 years experience Podiatry
See below: Most likely it's not the achilles but the ankle joint and it is perfectly normal as long as the popping is not associated with a sharp pain. If the t ... Read More
A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bradly Shollenberger
35 years experience Podiatry
Bursitis: Popping of a tendon is usually either chronic dislocating or the tendon rubbing an adjacent structure. Since the achilles really can't dislocate, it i ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edward Seegers
45 years experience Internal Medicine
Achilles pain: KaelenG276~ you have Achilles tendonitis and with all the popping and squeezing going on I would be fearful that you were imminently going to rupture ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Kass
27 years experience Podiatry
Popping is not: Normal, if your an athlete you have it checked out before you create a worse injury
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Dr. Rowlin Lichter
71 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Ankle Popping: We really don't know why joints pop. Theories include a suction pop, a rough joint, catching lining and, my favorite, GOK-God Only Knows. It is harmle ... Read More
A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Margaret Gourlay
22 years experience Family Medicine
Plantar fasciitis: Plantar fasciitis can cause severe pain from the first step you take in AM and can ache all day. The only reliable long-term solution is weight loss ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Newman
31 years experience Podiatry
You could: Achilles tendon rupture can result from an injury, and the degree of pain and disability depends on how extensive the tear is. Sometimes there is a p ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Arnold Beresh
40 years experience Podiatry
See below: More information would be nice, such as when it hurts did you injure it. Achilles pain tends to be caused by 2 things. 1. Hyperextension 2. Direct tr ... Read More

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