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Dupuytren contracture. A slow progressive contracture of the palmar fascia causing flexion of the 4 & 5th fingers; results from inherited autosomal dominant trait; occurs most often in men >50 yo, of Scandinavian or Celtic descent, and is associated c diabetes, gout, arthritis & alcoholism


Dupuytren's Contracture Facts: Via Anatomy In Motion A Dupuytren's contracture is a localized scar tissue formation in the palm. The precise cause of a Dupuytren's contracture is not known.A Dupuytren's contracture is sometimes inherited.


2013 I developed this disease. YAAAY!!! Dupuytren's contracture is a fibroproliferative condition that primarily affects the palmar and digital fascia and can cause contractures of the metacarpal phalangeal and interphalangeal joints of the hand.


Pain Relief for Dupuytren's Contracture

Pain Relief for Dupuytren's - Dupuytren's Contracture - Everyday Health