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Research & Reviews 65 results
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Gruber JS, Zhang D et. al.
Jul 20th, 2021 - The purpose of this study was to compare reintervention and perceived recurrence, with minimum 5 years of telephone follow-up, after limited fasciectomy or collagenase Clostridium histolyticum (CCH) in the treatment of Dupuytren contracture affect...
Annals of Plastic Surgery; Jain A, Tarabishy S et. al.
Jun 9th, 2021 - Dupuytren contracture (DC) is a common disorder characterized by progressive fibrosis of palmar fascia. This study analyzed cost trends of 3 common treatments for DC: fasciotomy, fasciectomy, and collagenase injection (CI)/cord manipulation. The V...
Hand Surgery & Rehabilitation; Torrekens M, Van Nuffel M et. al.
Apr 3rd, 2021 - Full thickness grafting can be considered after fasciectomy for Dupuytren contracture in severe cases with skin shortage or in radical dermofasciectomy. It is a common dogma that these skin grafts may prevent disease recurrence. We reviewed 47 pat...
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Stirling PHC, Jenkins PJ et. al.
Mar 22nd, 2021 - To describe patients' self-reported hand normality before and after surgery for Dupuytren contracture and to determine whether this metric could be used as an adjunct to determine the success of surgery. Preoperative and 1-year postoperative Quick...
Hand (New York, N.Y.); Wong CR, Huynh MNQ et. al.
Feb 24th, 2021 - With numerous treatment modalities available, it is unclear whether the treatment of recurrent Dupuytren disease is as effective as its initial treatment. We aimed to investigate the outcomes of management of recurrent Dupuytren contracture. Adher...
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Oct 27th, 2020 - NEW YORK (Reuters Health) - Whether limited fasciectomy (LF) or percutaneous needle aponeurotomy (PNA) is the more cost-effective treatment of recurrent Dupuytren's contracture depends upon the severity of the contracture, according to a cost-effe...
Oct 29th, 2015 - Discussion Collagenase enzymatic fasciotomy appeared to be a safe and efficacious alternative to surgical treatment of Dupuytren contractures in this cohort of patients maintained on chronic immunosuppressive agents. MP contractures responded more.
Collagenase Clostridium Histolyticum (Xiaflex, Auxilium Pharmaceuticals) Indication and Clinical Profile7 Xiaflex is the first FDA-approved nonsurgical treatment for curvature of the penis (Peyronie disease; PD). In PD, scar tissue develops under ...