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A 16-year-old female asked:

when i flex my foot i feel a popping sound in my ankle and when i point my foot i feel pain at my 1st metatarsal by my big toe. pain when walking?

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Dr. John Goldman
Rheumatology 55 years experience
May be tendon: You may have tendon issues. The popping could suggest that you have increased flexibility with hypermobility sometimes known as Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome. This is a mechanical issue with increased elasticity of your tissue. Exercise is one of the best therapies for this

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Last updated Jan 7, 2018

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