Dupuytren Research Group Blog

Verapamil, tamoxifen, carnitine – options?

One resource for potential medical treatment of Dupuytren’s is the literature on medicines which work for related conditions such as Peyronie’s. This review examines the rationale and results of propionyl-L-carnitine,

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Dupuytren’s and Frozen shoulder

About one in six patients with frozen shoulder will also have Dupuytren’s disease and vice versa. Frozen shoulder has been called “Dupuytren’s of the shoulder”: the abnormal tissues are quite

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Vascular cause of Dupuytren’s?

Diabetes, hypertension, stiff finger joints and Dupuytren’s: This study uses retinopathy as an index of vascular disease and suggests that small vessel disease, rather than the effect of blood sugar

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