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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The ring and small fingers are most commonly involved. This content does not have an Arabic version.

If the hand lies completely flat on the table, the test is considered negative. Surgical complications associated with fasciectomy for dupuytren’s disease: The needle is placed vertically on the bowstring.

Generally, the cords or contractures are painless, but, rarely, tenosynovitis can occur and produce pain. Coughing after quitting smoking: American Society for Surgery of the Hand. The term diathesis relates to certain features of Dupuytren’s disease and indicates an aggressive course of disease.

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En otros casos el tratamiento puede incluir: Causas Las causa exactas son desconocidas. Not being able to fully flatten your fingers indicates you have Dupuytren’s contracture. In Dupuytren’s contracture, the palmar fascia within the hand becomes abnormally thick, which can cause the fingers to curl and can impair finger function. Access a collection of Canadian resources on all aspects of English and French, including quizzes.


Your hand surgeon will discuss the most appropriate method based upon the stage and pattern of the disease and the joints involved.

The disease may first be noticed because of difficulty placing the hand flat on a surface Figure 3. The donor site can be closed with a direct suture. Glossaries and vocabularies Access Translation Bureau glossaries and vocabularies. Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn. Archived from the original on 13 May Ligamentopathy Ligamentous laxity Hypermobility. Based on symptoms [4]. Se desconoce su causa. Because of high recurrence rates, [ citation needed ] new surgical techniques were introduced, such as fasciectomy and then dermofasciectomy.

Nederlands tijdschrift voor geneeskunde. In mild cases, especially if hand function is good, only observation is needed.

Segmental fasciectomy involves excising part s of the contracted cord so that it disappears or no longer contracts the finger. Most doctors do not value those treatments.

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These options may include needles, injectable medicine or surgery. The graft is sutured to the skin surrounding the wound.

In most cases, doctors can diagnose Dupuytren’s contracture by the look and feel of your hands. References Aggarwal R, et al.

Dupuytren’s contracture – Wikipedia

Plantar Nodular Necrotizing Eosinophilic. The person is placed under regional anesthesia and a surgical tourniquet is used. The choice of procedure depends on the severity of your symptoms and other health problems you may have.

The main function of the palmar fascia is to increase grip strength; thus, over time, Dupuytren’s contracture decreases a person’s ability to hold objects.


Collagenase injection is likewise most effective for Stages I and II. A lump in the palm does not mean that treatment is required or that the disease will progress.

La Contractura de Dupuytren

After surgery people wear a light pressure dressing for four days, followed by an extension splint. Dupuytren’s contracture is duouytren condition in which one or more fingers become permanently bent in a flexed position.

In most cases the graft is taken from the antecubital fossa the crease of skin at the elbow joint or the inner side of the upper arm. It also eliminates the cost of hospitalization and postoperative complications.

Language Portal of Canada Access a collection of Canadian resources on all aspects of English and French, including quizzes. The advantage of needle aponeurotomy is the minimal intervention without incision done in the office under local anesthesia and the very rapid return to normal activities without need for rehabilitation, but the nodules may resume growing.

Fupuytren from the original on March 23, The digits are placed under maximal extension tension using dupuyhren firm lead hand retractor. In many cases, both hands are affected, but each hand can be affected differently. Dupuytren’s contracture Plantar fibromatosis Aggressive fibromatosis Knuckle pads.