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Sorting out the truth

Don’t believe everything you read about Dupuytren’s – even in respectable journals. I was aware that reflex sympathetic dystrophy (complex regional pain syndrome) was more common after fasciectomy for Dupuytren’s

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Lessons from Peyronie’s for Dupuytren’s

Peyronie’s disease is more common than Dupuytren’s – 3 to 9 percent of the population – and shares a similar biology and genetic predisposition. Progress in the treatment of Peyronie’s

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Looking at Dupuytren’s with MRI

Where is Dupuytren’s? It’s been known for some time that Dupuytren’s involvement can be identified by MRI, as described in these articles:http://www.dupuytrenfoundation.org/DupPDFs/1993_Yacoe_813.pdfhttp://www.dupuytrenfoundation.org/DupPDFs/1994_Miller.pdfand it’s likely that the activity of the process

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