Dupuytren Research Group Blog

A Sampling of Patient Information Brochures on Dupuytren’s

What do health care providers think you should know or want to know about Dupuytren’s? Here is a sampling of patient information materials from the government https://dupuytrens.org/DupPDFs/2010_NHS-ptinfo.pdf, https://dupuytrens.org/DupPDFs/2010_OBS-ptinfo.pdf, organizations of

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Needle Aponeurotomy for Dupuytren’s

Needle aponeurotomy for Dupuytren’s contracture is a type of fasciotomy performed under local anesthesia. Compared to fasciectomy, it is less of an ordeal for the patient in terms of both

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Dupuytren’s and Transforming Factor Beta Genetics

What is the initial abnormality which ultimately results in Dupuytren’s? Because biologic systems are guided by tiny triggers which start a cascading series of events, tiny differences can have large

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