I get cracks or pops while squeezing my shoulder. Is it due to muscle weakness? - Answered in Chiropractor

The sounds coming from the spine is called as snapping of jointsView thread »

My son gets popping sound in knee. Does his MRI indicate any need for surgery? - Answered in Orthopedics and Traumatology

Hi doctor, My son aged 7 has a snapping sound from the left knee lately without complaining of any pain ... Surgical management is indicated in case of symptomatic discoid meniscus and a popping or snapping sound is an indication for surgery … View thread »

Plantar Fasciitis - Published in Orthopedic Health

Overuse of the foot even after developing signs of plantar fasciitis can cause the plantar fascia to rupture, which may result in local swelling, acute sole pain, and clicking or snapping sound ... This may put abnormal loading at the ankle, knee, and hip joint and later on can cause pain in these joints too … View thread »

Walking Pattern to Reduce Force on Weight-Bearing Joints - Published in Physiotherapy Or Physiohealth

Some part of this energy also gets converted into potential energy, which impacts the weight-bearing joints of the body like foot, ankle, knee, and back, resulting in various ailments … View thread »

There is knee inflammation after stopping steroids. Why? - Answered in Rheumatology

Normally, steroids withdrawal does not lead to pain in joints ... Injury to some of the body structures like eyes, and the enthesis of joints are known to ignite the autoimmune process, because these structures house some molecules which are not recognized by our immume system … View thread »

Shall I continue the treatment advised by my doctor for hip joint pain? - Answered in Orthopedics and Traumatology

I must add that the arthritic joints have a habit of flaring up and you should expect similar and more frequent episodes in the future … View thread »

I want to go off antidepressants but have trouble sleeping. What can I do? - Answered in Psychiatry

) my muscles, my bones, and my joints started to hurt really bad because of my weight … View thread »

How Is Slipped Rib Syndrome Managed? - Published in Orthopedic Health

... referred to as slipping rib syndrome, clicking rib syndrome, displaced ribs, painful rib syndrome, etc., is a painful condition where the lower ribs slip away from their ... … View thread »

I hurt my little finger while playing, and the X-ray shows no fracture. Please help. - Answered in Orthopedics and Traumatology

... mostly a ligament and capsular sprain of the fifth metacarpophalangeal joint. Just taking rest will not suffice. You need to strap it. Do an extended buddy ... … View thread »

My daughter hurt her finger and no fracture on x-ray. Should she see an orthopedist? - Answered in Orthopedics and Traumatology

But still, she has lots of pain, swelling and two discolored joints in fingers ... Negative x-ray rules out bone injury but not ligament or capsular injury of the joints of fingers … View thread »

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