Dupuytren Research Group Blog

No advantage to open Proximal Interphalangeal Joint release for Dupuytren’s

Proximal interphalangeal joint contractures from Dupuytren’s disease take on a life of their own, persisting after the Dupuytren’s has been removed. One of the arguments for open fasciectomy is that

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Dupuytren’s and Burns

Dupuytren’s overlaps in some ways with the local excessive scarring which occur after a burn injury. This report documents the development of progressive Dupuytren’s disease developing in a young man

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Gene Expression in Dupuytren’s

If Dupuytren’s is inherited, what are the genes involved? Difficult question. Every cell in a person’s body has the same genes, but every cell is not the same. The differences

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