ALLMedicine™ Dupuytren Contracture Center - News
Thomas R. Hunt III, MD
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 substantially than PIP contractures did, as expected.
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 the skin of the penis, causing an abnormal bend during erection and resulting in bothersome symptoms, especially during intercourse. Xiaflex was appro...