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if my ankle cracks a lot, will this mean i will get arthritis soon?

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Dr. Robert Mihalich
21 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
No: Cracking is usually not associated with arthritis.
Answered on Sep 28, 2016
Dr. Selene Parekh
22 years experience Orthopedic Foot and Ankle Surgery
No: Ankles can crack and pop for many reasons. If it does not hurt, we usually are not concerned with it.
Answered on Jan 7, 2019
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