3 doctors weighed in:
Is constant cracking and popping of your joints and bones a sign of a serious condition?
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Dr. Luis Villaplana
Internal Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: No
If no swelling, redness or heat, these sounds are not indicative of any inflammatory or degenerative condition.
However , your age would tell me if there's something looming in the horizon for those joints.

In brief: No
If no swelling, redness or heat, these sounds are not indicative of any inflammatory or degenerative condition.
However , your age would tell me if there's something looming in the horizon for those joints.
Dr. Luis Villaplana
Dr. Luis Villaplana
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Dr. Harris Cohen
Family Medicine
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Not usually
Cracking and popping is usually due to the movement of synovial fluid within the joint, and is usually not worrisome.
If there is pain associated with this cracking and popping, it is worth discussing with your doctor.

In brief: Not usually
Cracking and popping is usually due to the movement of synovial fluid within the joint, and is usually not worrisome.
If there is pain associated with this cracking and popping, it is worth discussing with your doctor.
Dr. Harris Cohen
Dr. Harris Cohen
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