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Cracking sound in joints

I often here cracking and popping sound in my arm joint and shoulders. It has been a long I have been hearing them. Should I be concerned. ? Its like voluntary, I can produce those sounds again and again by moving my hand in certain positions. Please guide.. I am worried
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Doctor Answers (1) on Cracking sound in joints

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Dr. Hithysh BM Bangalore | General Physician
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cracking sound is normal in majority of people its mainly due to
tearing apart d bubble formed
cavity formation
intra synovial adhesions
chronic cracking of sounds lead to arthritis so try to avoid it
if u have pain consult orthopedician.
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