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My fingers crack when I type. Is this normal?
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Dr. Jack Choueka
Orthopedic Surgery
2 doctors agree
In brief: Can be
Knuckle cracking is very common and has not ever been proven to cause any damage.
Unless there is pain orthere has been an injurythere is no need for concern.

In brief: Can be
Knuckle cracking is very common and has not ever been proven to cause any damage.
Unless there is pain orthere has been an injurythere is no need for concern.
Dr. Jack Choueka
Dr. Jack Choueka
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Dr. Mark Einbecker
Surgery - Hand Surgery
In brief: Maybe
Sometimes soft tissue can catch on bony prominences causing the poping, maybe trigger finger.
One would really have to examine the finger to give you the diagnosis.

In brief: Maybe
Sometimes soft tissue can catch on bony prominences causing the poping, maybe trigger finger.
One would really have to examine the finger to give you the diagnosis.
Dr. Mark Einbecker
Dr. Mark Einbecker
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