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I always feel the need to pop or crack my wrists and feet a cert

Okay so I have an issue where I feel the need to pop my wrists one specific way to satisfy an urge, but when I pop it or twist it one way, it feels the same on the other side and then I need to pop it or twist it the other way and so on until it feels just right to where I can relax. Could I have Tourette's syndrome? I ask this because it doesn't happen once a while, it happens multiple times a day, every day. Please help me.
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replied May 28th, 2018
Tourette syndrome is characterized by multiple motor tics and at least one vocal (phonic) tic. I think you are confusing popping the wrist with a motor tic. These movements are stereotyped and involuntary. I feel the symptoms you have are bordering with obsessive compulsion disorder. Please consult a psychiatrist for further help.


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