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Remedies For Crunching Sound
Probably no worries: "crunching sounds" when moving or stretching joints are not bone-on-bone in the vast majority of cases. It is simply joint fluid passing from one compartment to another.It is important to stretch all joints, not just your back, to keep you flexible. Arthritis is an inflammatory condition that has a lot to do w/how well your nutrition, exercise and coping skills are doing. Speak with your dr. ...Read more
No: See your dentist to evaluate this.Get a more detailed answer ›
Let me help: You surface of the or the surface of the thigh bone is rough due to some kind injury, which made rough instead being smooth, this why the noise coming from. ...Read more
I bent over and heard a crunching sound in my lower back and now it aches. It sounded like someone stepped on cereal should I see a dr?
It depends... : Local heat, light regular activity, OTC pain medicines like naproxen, ibuprofen or acetaminophen - start with them. If not improving in 48-72 hours, your work requires lifting & bending, or the back pain radiates down to lower leg or foot, then see your doctor. Hope that helps. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Every time I swing my arm or pull heavy weights it my arm makes a crunching sound and pulls out of socket . What do you think May be the cause?
Hypermobility Ehlers: You have hypermobility (Ehlers Danlos type III).This has a genetic background and about 50 % of your relatives also have it. You are dislocating your shoulders. You need physical therapy to strengthen your shoulders and an evaluation to be certain you have not had damage. Your physicians will guide you through this evaluation. ...Read more
When I extend my knee it makes a crunching sound no pain, I think it could be my squatting I haven't squatted for months why hasn't the sound gone?
Sounds bizarre but i keep hearing a crunching sound at back of my head when i walk, just wondering why?
Osteoarthritis: Popping sounds can sometimes heard when muscle or tendon slides over a bony bump. Joint changes such as traumatic, degenerative (osteoarthritis), and inflammation as you turn your neck often produce noises. A courser grinding or crunching may indicate more advanced changes in the surfaces of one or more joints. If pain associated with noise physical therapy and anti-inflammatory agents can help. ...Read more
Cracking/crunching sound in knees (both) when bending and small lump (1cm diameter) just above knee.
I'm 24 years old and recently began working out. Whenever i squat or bend down my right knee makes a crunching sound. There is no pain with this.
I have crunching sound of knees when going down stairs. My knees hurt all the time, but never hear the noise unless I am on stairs? What could it be?
I hit my knee on the hard floor 5 month ago and now i hear some crunching sound whenever i step on a stairs. ..
My wrist has a sharp pain that shoots threw it when i put pressure on it. I wear a brace but it dosnt help. I heard a crunching sound the other day.
You need to see an: Orthopod, to get properly examined/investigated so a diagnosis be made and treatment started. Take some pain meds that you have used in the past. ...Read more
My doctor was doing a nasal culture and I heard a crunching sound as he pushed in the swab. I had a little bleeding. What could have made that noise?
Mild trauma: I suspect the sound was caused by dislodging a scap or mild trauma to excessively dry or infected nasal mucosa. The sound was probably amplified for you? Did the doctor even hear it? Since the bleeding resolved, would not give it another thought, except that there may be strategies to improve overall health of the nasal mucosa. ...Read more
Cartilage-can it be healed on its own if it is sligtly dammaged...Mr showed i had bubles behind my knee cap.My knee makes crunching sound sometimes?
I injured hand, now when move pinkie finger, hand makes crunching sound, what's happening? Did i break it or just sprain it? It hurts a lot.
I hear a crunching sound in my left ear whenever I move my head. There are no other symptoms. It is not ear wax.
TMJ disorder: Temporo-mandibular disorder is the second most frequent cause of orofacial pain after dental pain. Earache, clicking and popping, headache and jaw pain are common symptoms. See an orofacial pain practitioner for a consultation and management of the TMJ ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer