Dupuytren Research Group Blog

First Dupuytren Nodule

My first Dupuytren palm nodule. What will to happen to me?
Most Dupuytren disease starts as a nodule.
Some nodules go away without any treatment.
Some nodules develop minor cords and then seem to

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Dupuytren Contracture Procedure Choice

Dupuytren Contracture Procedure Choices

If a hand progresses from early Dupuytren disease (nodules, dimples, cords with no limitation of motion) to Dupuytren contracture, treatment should be considered.  The best compromise between the ordeal of a

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Contracture or Disease?

Dupuytren Disease versus Dupuytren Contracture

What is the difference between Dupuytren Disease and Dupuytren Contracture?
Dupuytren Disease is condition in which there is an imbalance in the body’s ability to regulate part of the biology involved in

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