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ALLMedicine™ Dupuytren Contracture Center

Research & Reviews  97 results

Utility of Routine Pathologic Examination for Fasciectomy for Dupuytren Contracture.
https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhsa.2022.04.012
The Journal of Hand Surgery; Liu D, Grisdela P et. al.

Aug 7th, 2022 - The objective of this study was to examine the routine pathologic examination of surgical specimens obtained during fasciectomy for Dupuytren contracture. A total of 376 consecutive patients who underwent surgical limited fasciectomy with the exci...

A 12-Year Review of Clinical Practice Patterns in Dupuytren Contracture Based on Contin...
https://doi.org/10.1097/PRS.0000000000009181
Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery; Yuksel SS, Shah ND et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - The American Board of Plastic Surgery collects data on 20 common plastic surgery operations as part of the Continuous Certification process. The goal of this study was to describe clinical trends in Dupuytren contracture repair since 2008 as they ...

Dupuytren Contracture
https://www.merckmanuals.com/professional/musculoskeletal-and-connective-tissue-disorders/hand-disorders/dupuytren-contracture

Apr 1st, 2022 - Dupuytren contracture is progressive contracture of the palmar fascial bands, causing flexion deformities of the fingers. Treatment is with corticosteroid injection, surgery, or injections of clostridial collagenase.

Dupuytren Contracture
https://www.merckmanuals.com/home/bone,-joint,-and-muscle-disorders/hand-disorders/dupuytren-contracture

Apr 1st, 2022 - Dupuytren contracture is a progressive tightening of the bands of fibrous tissue (called fascia) inside the palms, causing a curling in of the fingers that eventually can result in a clawlike hand.

Dupuytren Contracture
https://www.merckmanuals.com/en-ca/professional/musculoskeletal-and-connective-tissue-disorders/hand-disorders/dupuytren-contracture

Apr 1st, 2022 - Dupuytren contracture is progressive contracture of the palmar fascial bands, causing flexion deformities of the fingers. Treatment is with corticosteroid injection, surgery, or injections of clostridial collagenase.

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Drugs  1 results

XIAFLEX® (collagenase clostridium histolyticum) INJECTION
https://dupuytrens-contracture.xiaflex.com/hcp/

A treatment for adults with Dupuytren's contracture with a palpable cord. See safety info including tendon rupture warning.

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News  3 results

Collagenase Enzymatic Fasciotomy for Dupuytren Contracture in Patients on Chronic Immunosuppression
https://www.mdedge.com/surgery/article/103993/hand-wrist/collagenase-enzymatic-fasciotomy-dupuytren-contracture-patients/page/0/1?channel=264

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.

Stiffness in hands
https://www.mdedge.com/familymedicine/article/100980/dermatology/stiffness-hands
The Journal of Family Practice;

Jul 3rd, 2015 - The FP diagnosed Dupuytren contracture (also known as palmar fibromatosis, morbus Dupuytren), a flexion contracture of one or more fingers. Patients develop a progressive thickening of the palmar fascia that which causes the fingers to bend in tow.

Review of Selected NMEs 2014
https://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/833623_6

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 ...

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