Dupuytren’S Contracture

(Dupuytren’s contracture; Palmarfibromatose) In Dupuytren’s contracture is a progressive contracture of Palmarfaszienbandes, which causes a flexion deformity of the fingers. Dupuytren’s contracture is one of the more common deformities of the hand and is more common in men and beyond the 45th year of life. The autosomal dominant form with variable penetrance is more common in diabetics, alcoholics and epileptics. Whereby the thickening and contracture of the palmar fascia is…

September 3, 2018