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Why My Knee Cracks And Is Swelling
Besides my hip, and knee in severe pain with swelling, my hip always feels crooked & my hip and pubic bone crack! i'm miserable!
Swelling is the enlargement of organs, skin, or other body parts. It is caused by a buildup of fluid in the tissues. The extra fluid can lead to a rapid increase in weight over a short period of time (days to weeks). Swelling can occur all over the body (generalized) or only in one part ...Read more
Left knee cracked when getting up from the floor. No swelling. X-rays clear. Still can't put normal weight on it, feels cold/wet. What could it be?
My knee cracks everytime I bend down and as a dancer it hurts often but I have had it my whole life what is the cause ?
Patella / kneecap: The most common reason for knee "cracking" is softening of the cartilage of the patella (kneecap). This condition is called "chondromalacia patellae". It occurs more often is women and is thought to be related to anatomical and muscular variations in some individuals. Oftentimes specific exercises or knee braces can improve the condition. Surgery is rarely indicated. ...Read more
In dance I did a move & my knee popped out then into place,and months later when I was stretching.Now my knee cracks constantly. What could this be?
Patella malalignment: Sounds like you had knee cap (patella) dislocations. If the knee cap tracts slightly lateral to where it should, it will tend to cause a lot of noise and over time time wear down the cartilage (chondromalacia) as well as risk that it might pop out. Strengthening the inner thigh muscles (adductors) will help improve the patella alignment. Physical therapy is recommended. ...Read more
When i fold my knee i can feel like a ball of water on the side. My knee cracks and hurts when i go to gym? Causes?
2 weeks after ahtroscopy, knee cracks but no pain. Is it good or bad? Due to the healing?, is what im thinking.
Everytime I straighten my leg my knee cracks and pops.. No pain.. I hurt my knee when I was 12 jumping off my house. Never got it looked at.?
I'm 29, female.I've been doing a lot of walking lately & my right knee cracks a lot while walking & then it hurts to climb stairs? What could this be
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