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Wat is it when u crack ur ankles constantly?

Wat is it when u crack ur ankles constantly?

Cracking - need inf: Cracking can suggest movement of tissues. This can be bone slipping, tendons sliding or some other movement. Which side of the ankle? Is it both ankles or one ankle? Is there swelling also? Is the ankle collapsing? Is there pain when this happens? Can you feel anything when thsi happens? Can it be either active or passive motion? We will need more information. ...Read more

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19 years old why does my ankle & wrist etc constantly crack? guessing bc I injure ankle and wrist constantly when I play basketball.

19 years old why does my ankle & wrist etc constantly crack? guessing bc I injure ankle and wrist constantly when I play basketball.

Some people have jo-: -ints that make noise. Usually there is no pain involved m & is normal. If U have pain & U did have an injury, C a sports med fellowship trained orthopedic surgeon 4 eval & imaging. ...Read more

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tapping/Pumping feeling up/down L leg. is it blood flow, nerves, musc. spasms? near constant. L leg only from above crack down to outer ankle side.

tapping/Pumping feeling up/down L leg. is it blood flow, nerves, musc. spasms? near constant. L leg only from above crack down to outer ankle side.

Doctor can evaluate: A primary care doctor and a neurologist can evaluate to see what might be going on. From this question, it's hard to tell exactly what sensations one is feeling. Some patients with a condition called arachnoiditis have sensations that may feel like insects crawling on the skin or water trickling down the leg. Arachnoiditis is an inflammation of one of the linings of the spinal cord. ...Read more

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My left hip constantly feels like it needs to crack or "pop" and sonetimes my leg springs back when I sit indian style and other pistions as well?

My left hip constantly feels like it needs to crack or "pop" and sonetimes my leg springs back when I 
sit indian style and other pistions as well?

Misalignment: In my experience, when parts of the skeleton feel they need to pop or crack, you are misaligned and trying to literally adjust yourself. A visit with your doc will help figure out more details. A physical therapist can offer a great deal of useful advice, exercises, and therapies. Massage may help as can a good chiropractor. ...Read more

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What does it mean if I constantly need to crack my knee, by squatting/extending, to relieve discomfort? Recently prescribed a heel wedge for that leg.

What does it mean if I constantly need to crack my knee, by squatting/extending, to relieve discomfort? Recently prescribed a heel wedge for that leg.

That you need an: Examination to determine if the leg length discrepancy is causing altered kinetics such that your hamstrings are tighter on one side. The heel wedge and physical therapy should help. Stretching and core strengthening will be critical. ...Read more

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What causes ur body to b stiff specifically after a workout? why would my joints crack so much when I workout? knee/ foot/ankle painful after wo.

What causes ur body to b stiff specifically after a workout? why would my joints crack so much when I workout? knee/ foot/ankle painful after wo.

When we: exercise...especially without the proper "stretching" og our muscles prior to the exercise we "break" microscopic blood vessels and they bleed a very very small amount of blood! This is like an INTERNAL bruise!!! We call it a "charliehorse" or STIFFNESS! Your joints are YOUNG and have CARTILAGE which is LIVING TISSUE!! Same rules apply! Hope this helps! Dr Z ...Read more

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I have an urge to crack my ankles at night. When I have the urge, it becomes painful if I don't crack them. What could this be?

Get cracking.: There are several reasons that are considered to make your joints crack. Nitrogen gas, tendon snap are the most popular. It is generally thought that it causes no harm. If it becomes a problem, then you will need to seek the help from a specialist. ...Read more

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When i rotate my ankle it cracks. What could this be?

When i rotate my ankle it cracks.  What could this be?

Gas: The cracking you are hearing is gases, such as nitrogen, oxygen, and carbon dioxide, escaping from the fluid in your joint. This occurs when you put pressure on your joint and stretch it out. It does not cause harm and is the same reason you hear a noise when you crack your knuckles. ...Read more

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Im 25 and when I stand, move, bend my knees, ankles, back everything cracks. Whats goin on?

Im 25 and when I stand, move, bend my knees, ankles, back everything cracks. Whats goin on?

Joint cracking: Cracking of joints is common and probably nothing to worry about. Ligaments can make these noises as they get tight rapidly when the joint is moving. Crackimg may be due to a tendon snapping over or around the joint. Or nitrogen bubbles in the fluid inside the joint may be rapidly brought into or out of solution when the joints are moving. ...Read more

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My ankles, knees and wrists always crack ! why is that ?

My ankles, knees and wrists always crack ! why is that ?

May be normal!: Lots of people have joints that pop or crack when they move them, and most of the time if it's not painful, it's not a problem. If there is pain when they make noise, see a podiatrist or an orthopedic surgeon. ...Read more

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Why do my ankles crack when I walk?

Could be : Gas expelling from the joint capsule of the ankle, could be peroneal tendons c iming out of their anatomical groove, Similiarly the FHL tendon can do this in the back of the ankle by the talus. ...Read more

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I can crack my ankle really loudly. Why is that and is that bad?

I can crack my ankle really loudly. Why is that and is that bad?

Burst outloud: Typically cracking of the joints is caused by bursting of gas bubbles in the joint fluid. The gas is normally dissolved in the joint fluid. When the joint is stretched, the pressure is lowered in the joint. This lowered pressure causes the gas to come out of solution violently causing a "pop" or "crack". I know of no evidence that this is bad. In fact, it usually makes the joint feel better. ...Read more

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What are the causes of my ankles and knees and back to crack sometimes?

Arthritis: This could be a sign unfortunately of osteoarthritis. I would go see your pcp and start with physical exam, diagnostics with family history. It should be treated sooner then later. ...Read more

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How can it be that my ankle constantily cracks when i walk?

Tendon movement: Many times the snap of a joint is merely a tendon moving over the joint. If there is not pain associated with the crack, it is usually not a bone problem. You should get this checked by a podiatrist to be sure. ...Read more