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Could getting a sprained finger be caused by cracking your knuckles?

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Dr. Jack Choueka
Orthopedic Surgery
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

Unless you use incredible force knuckle cracking has not been shown to lead to any problems including arthritis.

In brief: No

Unless you use incredible force knuckle cracking has not been shown to lead to any problems including arthritis.
Dr. Jack Choueka
Dr. Jack Choueka
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Dr. Brian Chimenti
Sports Medicine

In brief: Possible

Possible but not likely.

In brief: Possible

Possible but not likely.
Dr. Brian Chimenti
Dr. Brian Chimenti
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