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Vascular cause of Dupuytren’s?
By: Charles Eaton
Nov 10, 2009

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 on collagen, is the link between diabetes and Dupuytren’s: http://www.dupuytrenfoundation.org/DupPDFs/1986_Larkin_1218.pdf

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