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Systematic review of non-surgical treatments for early Dupuytren’s disease

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Background: Dupuytren’s disease is a common fibrotic disorder of the palm characterized by the development of progressive flexion deformities in the digits, leading to significant functional impairment. Surgical excision remains the most common treatment. However, this is only indicated in patients with established contractures rather than those with early disease. Early disease is generally characterized by the presence of palmar nodules with limited or no contracture of the... Expand abstract
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10.1186/s12891-016-1200-y

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Oxford, MSD, NDORMS, KIR
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Oxford, MSD, NDORMS, KIR
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BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders Journal website
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17
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Article: 345
Publication date:
2016-08-16
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2016-08-01
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1471-2474
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pubs:639154
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uri:e22703e1-f1a2-4330-a09b-2f88683240fe
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