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Clicking sound coming from knee when climbing stairs. Advise?

Hi just looking for a bit of help..I've noticed this popping clicking sound which I'm pretty is coming from my only occurs when walking upstairs..
Recently have started swimming once or twice a week and walking more with stretching at home..could this be to blame ?
Have no pain but it's just a embarrassing as am only 32not82:-(
Asked On : Sun, 28 Apr 2013
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Welcome at HCM.

Clicking sound at knee should not be assumed abnormal until unless it is associated with pain.This may be a early sign of arthritis but it is not necessary.Clicking sound at knee can also be due to snapping of tendon at the knee.

You should take preparation of glucosamine & do quadriceps exercises of knee-

Hope this all will help you.

With best wishes.
Answered: Wed, 19 Jun 2013
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