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What makes my wrist crack?

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Dr. Clayton Peimer
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree

In brief: Any number of things

"cracking joints" may occur in children or adults.
If the sound is associated with pain, locking of the finger or hand in an odd position, or loss of function, then a doctor visit is indicated.

In brief: Any number of things

"cracking joints" may occur in children or adults.
If the sound is associated with pain, locking of the finger or hand in an odd position, or loss of function, then a doctor visit is indicated.
Dr. Clayton Peimer
Dr. Clayton Peimer
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Dr. Mark Einbecker
Surgery - Hand Surgery

In brief: Can't say

There are several potential reasons.
Without examining the wrist to see the cracking it is very difficult to determine the cause.

In brief: Can't say

There are several potential reasons.
Without examining the wrist to see the cracking it is very difficult to determine the cause.
Dr. Mark Einbecker
Dr. Mark Einbecker
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