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A 16-year-old male asked:

When i hold my hand out so i face my palm and then turn it slowly my wrist shakes. my wrist also cracks almost evrytime i move it. what can it be.thx?

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Dr. Rebecca Gliksman
Internal Medicine 38 years experience
Wrist shakes/cracks: Did you have an acute injury?If so get a xray. if more from repetitive motion may be a tendonitis, consider motrin ( if not allergic and no GI bleeds/inflammation),discuss wrist splint with doctor urgent care, this week.

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Last updated Jan 12, 2015

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