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Pop At Back Of Ankle But No Pain
This may be: A tendon escaping from its soft tissue tunnel, you should have it evaluated by a foot and ankle doctor. ...Read more
Which doctor is better at popping an ankle back into place (more experience, training etc) dpm or orthopedic surgeon with foot ankle residency?
An orthopaedic surgeon with a foot and ankle fellowship has undergone many more years of training than a podiatrist.
Most podiatrists have little experience with trauma er work, such as what you describe with reduction of an ankle fracture-dislocation. Orthopedic surgeons are also more familiar with treating these unstable injuries with surgery. ...Read more
I have a small pink bump on my leg and it won't go away I have tried popping it and that just made it worse and then it just went back to how it was?
No: If this is a persistent issue that is easy to pop back in place then the problem is worse and should be seen by a dr... ...Read more
When seated, I move my left leg to the left and I feel a rubbing or popping in my spine. Any ideas?
Facet joint popping: More than likely this is caused by popping of the little connecting joints of the vertebra called facets joints. It usually is no significance unless accompanied by pain. It is similar to cracking your knuckles. ...Read more
My whole left side felt like nerves popping/tearing. Then over few weeks developed spreading of severe spasticity down left leg, butt, back &bladder?
See your physician: Without more information and the ability to ask you many focused questions it's difficult to give you specific advice other than your symptoms suggest a possible nerve impairment such as from a herniated disc. In order to get a precise diagnoses and treatment you must see your physician ...Read more
Varicose Veins: May want to start wearing compressive stockings. ...Read more
Daughter tried popping my lower back now lower back inner leg and right upper abs below diaphramto the right, why r these areas hurt?
Pain: You should only have an experience person such as a chiropractor or a Doctor of Osteopathy manipulate you in such a manner. The back is your central nervous system and has a lot of muscles which either could have been injured by your daughter. If symptoms continue follow up with your physician. ...Read more
3 days ago popping in back of thigh felt/heard husband heard too Been RICE pain getting worse Hard time straightening leg painful to walk?
You may have a HAMSTRING tear.... (Its a big tendon and partial tears are quite common!!) Continue RICE and ask your PCP for a referral to a Board Certified Orthopedist. Recently Platelet Rich Plasma has been used in the treatment of such tears. First a Diagnosis!!
Hope this helps!
Dr Z ...Read more
I had an xstop placed in my lower spine 2 years ago. I now get a popping noise in my back and my right leg goes numb, should I be concerned?
My upper/inner thigh has started popping everytime I walk, there's no pain and I never injured my leg or hip and im just 28. Any idea what it is?
Need examination: Talk to your current doctor, get a xray of your hips. ...Read more
When I am laying on back and move my left leg turning my knee outwards I hearing popping or cracking noise that comes from the joint of my leg cause?
Hip?: Is this at the front or side of your hip? This may be "snapping hip syndrome" which is a result of the psoas (front) or it band (side) sliding over your hip. This sometimes can be helped with stretching, an orthopedic visit would be helpful. ...Read more
Hurt knee. Not sure how. Swollen at first, went away. Now swollen back of knee and pain travels up thigh. Hurts to walk and bend leg. Popping feeling?
Lying on back bringing bent knee 2chest causes a big popping sensation every time in area where leg meets body. And hips feel very tight. Why?
Loose ligaments: Twenties female who experiences popping sensation with hip flexion experiences subluxation of sacroiliac joint (SIJ). This might be common in someone who has chronic SIJ ligament injury and laxity, or in someone with Joint Hypermobility Syndrome, in which case the Brighton Criteria might be referenced. ...Read more
One of my toe knuckles on the sole of my left foot keeps randomly popping out when I walk, causing discomfort when I walk, but pops back into place?
See a doctor: I would see a doctor or a podiatrist. ...Read more
If standing, I cross r leg over l and point toes to floor. When moving back to normal position, I hear/feel popping sensation in my groin. Any ideas?
Likely no problem.: You might have som crepitus, or crackling in your hip joint from joint ends grinding together. This can be a sign of arthritis, especially if you are older or did a lot with your joints, I would watch for arthritis in the future if I were you, but right now it is likely due to the unusual thing you are doing with your leg (s). Try not to get into these kinds of habits. ...Read more
Sensation like pins and needle but not numb, with popping sensation on the top of big toe when I walk and it shoots to top of foot a little, no pain?
Bone-nion.: It sounds like the paresthesia is isolated to the area of the great toe and occasionally proximal to the mid foot. The popping is in the area of the dorsal great toe. A common cause for symptoms like these is the middle stage of bunion development. Both the nerve and tendon can become affected by the underlying boney elements. Have it evaluated by a foot specialist. ...Read more
Urgent care or er? I leaned over to get my daughter out of her crib and something in my back made a snapping, popping noise, accompanied by severe, immediate pain. I have pain in both hips and going down my left leg, and the muscles in my lower back have
I have pars fracture. When raising left leg it pops on right side. Could it be the bones popping back and forth?
Pars popping exists: Yes, a pars interarticularis fracture can cause popping. Seek further evaluation by your spine surgeon to determine if a change in treatment is indicated. ...Read more
Having a flat feet in left foot. No pain nor problems while walking or running. Only popping and clicking while moving feet. Is it bone problem? Reason
Maybe: The popping may be due to tendons sliding over bone just like popping your knuckles. ...Read more
My right leg from hip to little toe hurts only when laying down. That knee has been stiff and popping and my lower back is sore too. Causes of leg pai?
Popping in ankle:
May be peroneal tendon subluxation, if you have had ankle injuries.
http://www. Houstonmethodist. Org/orthopedics/where-does-it-hurt/ankle/peroneal-tendon-subluxation/
In general popping reflects tendon slipping out of place, if previous trauma may be due to scarring. Rarely can be cartilage of bone dysfunction
f/u with orthopedics ...Read more
Every morning I get out of bed and my knees and ankles pop constantly. Is that good or bad? Should I stop popping them?
No pain, no problem: We used to think that popping our knuckles, neck, back etc. Caused arthritis. However, there is no evidence of causal relationship has been found until this time. It is indeed a habit and once formed, the joints "feel the need to pop" intermittently. As long as it does not cause pain while doing it. Enjoy the popping. If u don't like to hear the pop, don't do it. It will stop with time. Good luck. ...Read more
Sprain vs Fracture:
Most likely have torn the ATF or CF ligament. Need Xray and examination to ensure not rotationally unstable.
See orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more
Snapping/popping in ankle still 6 months since injury. Not in ankle. In lateral side of midfoot sort of between fifth meta and ankle. Causes?
Snap, crackle & pop.: The area described is in the location of the peroneal muscle tendons. The best thing to do is return to the doctor who treated the original injury. ...Read more
Ankle Popping: Ankle popping is typically due to loose ligaments where the tendons move too much and pop as they move over the bones. It is normally not painful. When popping is associated with soreness, it is important to get it checked out by a podiatrist or orthopedist. Dr rich blake. ...Read more
This could be a issue that you need to have looked at.
There can be a tendon that moves around a structure (bone) and this can tear the tendon. Easier to take care of before real damage is done. ...Read more
Needs a workup: Some popping of the ankle is normal unless it is a associated with other symptoms like pain or swelling. Some popping after an ankle sprain may be due to dislocating tendows particularly if it occurs on the the lateral (outside portion) of the ankle. See a specialist you, may need a x-ray, MRI or an ultrasound to diagnosis problem. ...Read more