Diagnosis. In most cases, doctors can diagnose Dupuytren’s contracture by the look and feel of your hands. Other tests are rarely necessary. TERMIUM® is the Government of Canada’s terminology and linguistic data bank. La enfermedad de Dupuytren es causa de incapacidad funcional secundaria a fibrosis de la fascia palmar y contractura en flexión de los dedos, con la.

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After the excision and a careful hemostasisthe cellulose implant is placed in a single layer in between the remaining parts of the cord. FAQ Frequently asked questions Display options. Firm pits, bumps and cords thick lines can develop and cause the fingers to bend into the palm Figures 1 and 2. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

It is difficult to predict how the disease will progress. Iberolatinom,32 2: Not being able duupuytren fully flatten your fingers indicates you have Dupuytren’s contracture. In most cases, doctors can diagnose Dupuytren’s contracture by the look and feel of your hands.


Call Urology Surgery Center of Colorado at In one study, those with stage 2 of the disease were found to have a slightly increased risk of mortality, especially from cancer.

Dupuytren’s contracture – Wikipedia

Start with the basics like “carpal tunnel. Surgical complications associated with fasciectomy for dupuytren’s disease: El fascia es un tejido firme que descansa justo debajo de la piel.

Advertising revenue supports our not-for-profit mission. The cords are placed under maximum tension while they are cut. This content is written, edited and updated by hand surgeon members of the American Society for Surgery of the Hand. The donor site can be closed with a direct suture. Before the conyractura, a liposuction is done to the abdomen and ipsilateral flank to collect the lipograft.

This content does not have an English version. Hand therapy is prescribed to optimize post-surgical function and to prevent joint stiffness.

Tratamiento no quirúrgico de la contractura de Dupuytren con colagenasa de Clostridium hystoliticum

Family historyalcoholismsmokingthyroid problemsliver diseasediabetesepilepsy [2] [4]. The disease tends to be more severe if it occurs at an duupytren age.

The main disadvantage is that it can’t be used in some places in the finger because it could damage a nerve or tendon. Symptoms and Treatment Options.


A scalpel dupujtren used to separate the tissues. InDenkler described the technique.

Dupuytren’s contracture

New England Journal of Medicine. This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. Your doctor also might check to see if you can put your hand flat on a tabletop or other flat surface. Some people have only small lumps or cords while others will develop severely bent fingers. This can be done in several ways.

Dupuytren’s Disease and Related Hyperproliferative Disorders. D ICD – Disorders of fascia Rare diseases Soft tissue disorders.

Archived from the original on 13 May For more severe contractra, various treatment options are available to straighten the finger s. Avoid capitalization and conjunctions like “the,” “and,” “or,” or “in. Dupuytren’s contracture causes a progressive loss of hand function, being surgery the treatment of choice.