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Ankle joint squeaking???

Discussion in 'Weight Training/Bulking' started by djerickd, Feb 4, 2004.

  1. djerickd

    djerickd Well-Known Member

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    I'm not sure what it's from but ever since I started running and lifting my ankle will actually squeak sometimes when I walk in certain shoes (but it's not the shoe). There is no pain just a high pitched "squeak," it's freaky! Anyone ever experience anything like this? Someone told me it was crepitus which is a condition where bones grind against each other when the cartlidge is worn out, but it's not grinding. Should I worry? My ankle feels fine!
     
  2. djerickd

    djerickd Well-Known Member

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    By the way I just started taking a Glucosamine/Chondroidin pill this week and I'm going to slow down on the cardio (I used to do it Monday - thursday and sometimes saturday, which I just found out may be hurting my growth, so I'm stopping today) maybe that will help?

    I'm worried that this may be some sign of arthritis, but I'm only 27 years old!! :rolleyes:
     
  3. HunkOLove

    HunkOLove Well-Known Member

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    Squeak

    It not hurting is at least good. No one here can tell you what is. We would all just be guessing and playing outhouse doctor. So I would recommend you go to see your doctor or give him or her a call and see what they think. Probably nothing but it won't hurt to get it checked out. If it is something then you can ask how you need to modify your program so as not to aggravate it. No need to worry man. A quick trip to the doctor will get the worry off your back. Heh - we all get old ain't it fun? :tucool:
     
  4. djerickd

    djerickd Well-Known Member

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    Thanks for the advice! I think there may be something wrong with my joints both my elbow and wrists "pop" all the time like theres no tomorrow. I heard that does no harm but it's just wierd I guess.
     
  5. djerickd

    djerickd Well-Known Member

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    Well I'm going to the Doc tomorrow, hopefully he won't have to amputate!

    keep you fingers crossed!
    :gl:
     
  6. HunkOLove

    HunkOLove Well-Known Member

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    Cool

    You'll be fine I'm sure.
     
  7. djerickd

    djerickd Well-Known Member

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    Well went to the doc today, got x-rays, everything seems normal. He gave me some artiritis pain medicine called bextra. www.bextra.com
    Maybe it will help...
     
  8. HunkOLove

    HunkOLove Well-Known Member

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    Cool

    Better safe than sorry. Quite a wake up call isn't getting that first prescription for something like that? Ah well getting old ain't bad considering the alternative...Hope your ankle gets better. :tucool:



     
  9. djerickd

    djerickd Well-Known Member

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    Yeah I'm 27 on arthritis medicine... :rolleyes:

    Thanks for your support! :tu:
     
  10. Evil Hx Coupe

    Evil Hx Coupe Well-Known Member

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    WD-40 that ankle and call it a day!!! :D
     

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