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Early Signs of Dupuytren’s Contracture and How it Impacts Life

Dupuytren’s Contracture is a condition that slowly causes the connective tissue under the skin of your palm to thicken and become a scar-like nodule, limiting the activity of your hand. However, although Dupuytren’s isn’t always painful, it does limit movement. The thickened tissue pushes some fingers – usually your ring and pinky fingers – to […] ...

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Home Treatments for Dupuytren’s Contracture

No matter who you are or what you do for a living, we all use our hands all day, every day. So, if you do end up with Dupuytren’s Contracture, it can be a real pain. The condition starts as a thickened piece of skin on the palm of your hand. The disease is progressive, […] ...

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When Should You Get Surgery For Dupuytren’s Contracture?

If you have been diagnosed with Dupuytren’s Contracture and feel like surgery is the only option, you need to read this. Dupuytren’s Contracture is an unfortunate condition to have to deal with for anyone. It starts out as a hard lump on the hand and, as it progresses, causes a cord to develop from the […] ...

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Why A Splint Is not Always The Best Dupuytren’s Contracture Treatment?

A splint is recommended by a doctor for several conditions. They are designed to prevent the movement of the hand or fingers. The splint stops the patient from aggravating and existing condition by moving the fingers or hand, which puts a strain on the joints. They also protect the area from impact from a bump […] ...

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