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What is Dupuytren contracture?

Dupuytren contracture involves progressive tightening of the fibrous tissue bands or fascia within the palms. This results to the curling of the fingers that later on result to a claw-like hand. This is a common hereditary condition that affects men especially after the age of 45. Nevertheless, having the abnormal gene will not ensure that […]