A member asked:

If you have inflammation in your joints, does that mean that you absolutely have arthritis? and do constantly popping joints mean arthritis?

A doctor has provided 1 answer
Dr. Douglas Mund answered

Specializes in Rheumatology

Yes: By definition, arthritis means inflammation in the joints with features of pain swelling heat and redness. Popping joints do not necessarily mean arthritis

Answered 1/16/2015

3.4k views

Thank

Related Questions

A member asked:

Left tm joint popping in the morning. What does this mean?

2 doctors weighed in across 2 answers

Online Primary Care Doctors Accepting New Patients

$44 video appointments available today with a membership as low as $15/month

Book a Video Appointment
Ask your question
Didn't find what you're looking for?

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more.

Ask your question

Meet your new favorite doctor
...