A 34-year-old member asked:
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could use expert help with why do your joints crack after you sprain them?

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Dr. Tariq Niazi
43 years experience Orthopedic Surgery
Exact reason is unk-: Nown. It doesn't happen in everyone who has had injury to a ligament. Some people are just able to crack their joints.
Answered on Jan 4, 2014

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