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Making Popping Noise
Quite unusual: unless perhaps you have congestion with phlegm or mucous in your breathing tubes. If you have any shortness of breath or pain you should be seen and have an x-ray. If someone else can hear the noise and recognizes it as just congestion, not to worry. Drink plenty of fluids to be able to loosen and cough it up. Good luck! ...Read more
Grinding: You may be grinding your teeth unconsciously. The popping sound you hear is the teeth grinding together. If this is the cause, you should wear a mouthguard made by your dentist to protect your teeth from damage. Grinding your teeth will wear them away and cause other problems, like tmj. See your dentist to determine if this is what is happening. ...Read more
Should i be worried if my Achilles tendon is making a popping noise whenever i walk? How can I fix it?
Ac joint: Probably coming from the ac joint. This is the joint between the collar bone and the acromion. Its common to develop pain and popping in that joint with push-ups. If painful see a doctor for evaluation. ...Read more
Get help now: The popping is the cartilage slipping into and out of place. You have a time where this may be treated conservatively. Do it now. It won't correct itself. Talk to you dentist and get treatment or a referral to someone who will treat this conservatively. Avoid surgery if possible and don't put this off too long. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I've been vomiting for a couple days, I have IBS. My stomach has been making a popping noise. Also I cannot eat anything, food is not settling?
IBS : It's very rare to have the diagnosis of IBS at such a young age? Have you been worked up for celiac disease, autoimmune conditions, obtained an EGD and colonoscopy with biopsy to assess if it's IBD which includes chron's and ulcerative colitis? Usually I see IBS in patients around there 30s after a thorough diagnosis has ruled out other causes. ...Read more
Wearing my carpel tunnel splint but the numbness n pain has worsen. Now my entire arm is in pain n my wrist keeps popping n making cracking noises.
Wrong splint?: If you are wearing the splint and you are getting popping or cracking noises in the wrist, then it is not likely immobilizing the wrist and not helping. Also, carpal tunnel doesn't cause popping or cracking in the wrist. If your numbness is getting worse, then best to have the hand evaluated by a hand surgeon and possibly tested with an emg/ncv study. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Popping Shoulder: Painless popping in the Shoulder is not an uncommon thing with active people. If this causes repetitive pain or discomfort go see a Orthopaedic Shoulder Specialist so that X-rays and a proper exam can be performed. Many times therapy, an injection, and NSAIDS can be a simple solution for shoulder pain. Hope this helps. Take care. Joe Wilson. ...Read more
Elbow popping: Can be due to some tendons rubbing over eachother or a bony prominence while under tension, or due to some distraction inside of the joint during lifting that allows gas to escape from the joint fluid (similar to cracking our knuckles). Sometimes, the joint is not sliding- but 'jumping' thought a range of motion under heavy load, but that could be damaging the joint surface. Make sure you stretch! ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Why does chondromalacia cause discomfort and popping when making cutting maneuver? When making turns, when pivoting.
Rough surface: In a normal joint, two smooth cartilage surfaces glide over each other allowing for smooth, gliding motion. In chondromalacia, those smooth surfaces have become rough and irregular. This can cause pain and popping and crunching sounds as the joint goes through motion, this is known as crepitance. Don't hesitate to see a specialist to discuss treatment options. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
My shoulder blade has been making a popping and clicking, has a tingly feeling sometimes also.
What's the cause of this?
Musculoskeletal: Popping and clicking in the area of the shoulder blade is not uncommon. Popping, clicking and tingling in the area of the shoulder blade may suggest some mild nerve irritation vs impingement in the setting of some joint laxity, mild musculoskeletal spasm in that area, or both. ...Read moreSee 4 more doctor answers
It first felt at something sandy, then cartilaginous, now like harder&making the TMJ popping when i open. Wht could it be?
8months ago i had artroscopy
My knee is making weird creeking/popping sounds when i bend it, is this something to worry about there is little to no pain, just weird sounds
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