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Dupuytren’s Contracture statistics

Dupuytren’s Contracture treatment is absolutely essential if the movement of the hand is to be restored. Having fingers bent sideways is not an ideal situation to be in, and home therapies like Dupuytren’s Wand and Tape can ease the swelling and bring a lot of comfort without spending a lot of money on injections and […] ...

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Dupuytren's Contracture statistics

Is Dupuytren’s Contracture permanent?

Dupuytren’s Contracture is classified to be a connective tissue disorder that affects the joints of the fingers caused by inflammation in the tendons of the palm of the hand, causing one or more fingers to get stuck in a bent position.    With Dupuytren’s Contracture, flexing and opening your hand becomes difficult due to the […] ...

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Dupuytren's Contracture

What Happens if Early Stage Dupuytren’s Contracture is not treated?

Dupuytren’s disease is a condition that causes the fingers to be pulled inwards towards the palm. As the condition progresses, the tendons in the palm of hand continue to thicken, as said by Web MD  Depending on the speed at which it progresses and the symptom of Dupuytren’s Contracture, a treatment method is decided.   […] ...

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Untreated Dupuytren's Contracture

WHAT CAUSES DUPUYTREN’S CONTRACTURE? CAN DUPUYTREN’S BE INHERITED?

Males aged 50 and above are more prone to be affected by Dupuytren’s contracture. But, as far as the exact reason behind Dupuytren’s contracture is concerned, there is still some research that needs to be done.    Dupuytren’s syndrome typically affects the ring and little finger, although any finger can fall victim.  Additionally, Dupuytren’s typically […] ...

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Dupuytren’s contracture causes