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A muscle contracture is a permanent shortening of a muscle or tendon in the human body in response to continued hypertonic stress exerted on that muscle or tendon, such as constant spasticity. Contractures are most often seen in the tightest muscles of people with conditions like spastic cerebral palsy. Contractures can't be stretched or exercised away once...
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Dupuytren's contracture is a fixed flexion contracture of the hand where the fingers bend towards the palm and cannot be fully extended (straightened). It is named after Baron Guillaume Dupuytren, the surgeon who described an...
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Dupuytren's contracture — Comprehensive overview covers symptoms, risk factors, treatment of this uncommon hand condition. ... you don't have a contracture. ...
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A Patient's Guide to Dupuytren's Contracture. Compliments of: ... how Dupuytren's contracture develops. • how the disorder progresses, and how ...
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Dupuytren's contracture is a fairly common disorder of the fingers. ... Without treatment, the contracture can become so severe that you cannot ...
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This leads to a contracture of the ... Dupuytren's Contracture and other diseases? ... If the Dupuytren's Contracture is not treated surgically, then the ...
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Dupuytren's contracture, also called Dupuytren's disease, usually begins with a ... Dupuytren's contracture may be associated with cigarette smoking, epilepsy, ...
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Dupuytren's contracture, also called Dupuytren's disease, usually begins with a ... Dupuytren's contracture may be associated with cigarette smoking, epilepsy, ...
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Dupuytren's contracture is a condition that causes tightening of the tissue of ... Needle Aponeurotomy for Dupuytren's Contracture - Needle Release of Dup...
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Dupuytren's contracture information including symptoms, diagnosis, misdiagnosis, treatment, causes, patient stories, videos, forums, prevention, and prognosis.
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The progression of the contracture is monitored. ... Worsening of the contracture may result in deformity and loss of function of the ...
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