... I am would like to know how people who have had a total knee replacement are coping. I had a total knee replacement six months ago, on the 17th January 2011 and it is still very painfull. ... (4 replies)
... I know how you feel, I am A very young and in shape 42 year old with only 170lbs of wieght on my knees and they are in ruff shape! I can hear and feel the crackeling and grinding. Am I going to end up in a wheel chair? (3 replies)
... wear in the joint space. The term "crepitus" is taken directly from the Latin "crepitus" meaning "a crackling sound or rattle." Typically crepitus is a grinding noise coupled with a sensation in the affected joint. Crepitus can occur with or without pain. ... (3 replies)
... my knee makes a crunching noise when I flex it, I am only 29 and the noise has become pretty loud and crunchy, what could this be and will it cause problems later down the line? ... (3 replies)
... Now, my knees make a lot of noise and I definitely can't run. Stairs are painful. ... (19 replies)
... Thanks for all the helpful information you gave me, sounds like you really know what your talking about, I went to see a Orthapedic Dr he said my knees are awful for my age 34 he did say no bike riding, and walking is not even great, he dd say pool arobics and swimming is the best, but I dont have a pool!
I have been taking Glucosamine but dont see any improvement, I think I... (6 replies)
... crunchy noise you hear, weight does not always play a factor in it. Doctors will always tell you to loose weight and that it is the cure, the fact is, it is not. ... (6 replies)
... I went to a dr and he said my knee;s sound bad that I have bone spurs and need to lose weight Im about 40 lbs over weight and Im only 34 at the time my knee's were not bothering me
latley they ache that make a crunching noise
does anyone have this?
what can be done to help???
Im trying to lose weight but as you know its a hard process!!!!
any advice for me pleasE? (6 replies)
... I've noticed a slight difference in helping with stiffness and sometimes pain but not enough to make a difference in my quality of life. I am trying out wearing knee braces during the day as they give extra warmth and more stability, but the pain, limited movement, and noises are still present. ... (0 replies)
... Whenever I walk up and down stairs, stand or sit down my knees crack. When I move my arms, my shoulders crack. The noise is disgusting, it's not the normal noise you hear when you hear people cracking their joints. This noise sounds like grinding, it's a longer, deeper noise. And it hurts a lot! ... (0 replies)
... lateral menisci left knee 4 years ago. I am currently 40 years old. ... (3 replies)
... lateral menisci left knee 4 years ago. I am currently 40 years old. ... (5 replies)
... I am a 15 year old girl, unfortunately, i have a loud crunching noise in both of my knees. In my left knee it is much louder, and hurts more. i have a lot of pain during any physical activity, including walking. Is there anything I can do about this? ... (12 replies)
... Joint the club. You should see strangers faces as I climb stairs. The all have the ouch face. I have the noisest knees in the world and the OA to match it. (3 replies)
... The general pain would radiate down my leg, sharing the fun with my knee and ankle, both shouting in pain. ... (11 replies)
... not sure how it is spelled. that it is arthritis and the noise is the fluid in my knee as well as knee damage. and that the paqin and stiffness though not here now will come. ... (0 replies)
... I have arthritis and for the last 1- 1/2 years my spine has become SO CREAKY & GRINDING!!! I'm only 45 but I sound like I'm 95! My doctors haven't really heard it much...(kind of like when you take your car in to the shop, it doesn't make the noise you tell the mechanic it usually makes). But, it does it constantly! It's not painful (I have pain elsewhere)... just disturbing... (1 replies)
... I first became aware of a crunching sound in my knees last summer. I had decided to increase the intensity of my excercise routine by adding a step to get my heart rate higher and work my legs out more. As I was doing this, I thought this is funny that the step is making this creaking noise. Upon closer examination, I determined it was coming from me. I was mortified. I called... (1 replies)
... My knee's pop and crunch especailly going up and down stairs Im 34 and mentioned this to my Dr he took xrays and says my knee's look bad, it does not hurt, he said it will in a few years, that my carlidge is almost gone... he told me to lose weight I am about 40 lbs overweight...
He said that its never good to hear them making a crunching noise.. they still dont bother me, I... (5 replies)
... It was an open MRI scanner which covered my body from the waist down. I was given headphones to block out the noise and listen to some music. The MRI took about 40 minutes. If you feel apprehensive or anxious, you might want to ask your doctor to prescribe a sedative for you. ... (4 replies)