Palm aponeurosis, also known as Dupuytren’s disease, was initially described by Felix Platter in . A técnica de palma aberta na contratura de Dupuytren. It was observed a higher incidence of Dupuytren’s disease was observed among men, .. Chakkour I., Gomes M.D. Contratura de Dupuytren. Keywords: Dupuytren contracture, Hand, Surgical procedures operative .. Freitas A.D., Pardini A.G., Neder A.L. Contratura de Dupuytren.

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Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery. This contratuura tone or style may not reflect the encyclopedic tone used on Wikipedia. The authors believe that this proportion is due to the small number of cases, which did not allow a statistical study. There is no clear causal relationship between the use of the aforementioned drugs and metabolic alterations with Dupuytren’s disease.

Introduction Dupuytren’s disease is characterized by palmar fascia hypertrophy due to the appearance of a proliferative fibroplasia of the subcutaneous tissue, which may present itself as nodules or cords. This high prevalence in elderly patients, especially group C, is in dupuytgen with the literature and is due, among other factors, to the late development of hypertrophy and the absence of symptoms such as pain, itching, or functional limitation until the residual phase, contratyra the cords promote finger flexion.


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J Hand Surg Am. Only anecdotal evidence supports other compounds such as vitamin E. During the first weeks after surgery the splint may be worn during daytime. Plantar Nodular Necrotizing Eosinophilic. Dupuytren’s disease is associated with the presence and activity of myofibroblasts, which have the features of both fibroblasts and smooth muscle cells following differentiation.

Dupuyttren treatment is typically with steroid injections into the affected area and physical therapy. Journal List Rev Bras Ortop v. D ICD – J Univ Hebd Med Chirprat.

They concluded that presence of diathesis can predict recurrence and extension. The following other wikis use this file: We conclude that the open palm technique is a safe contatura to treat Dupuytren’s disease and that it offers satisfactory results with low complication rates.

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The diagnosis was made through a detailed clinical examination by the same physician, a specialist in hand surgery; data acquisition took place through guided case history and physical examination, in addition to a questionnaire, prepared by the authors, which evaluated the form and the severity of the disease, as well as the patient’s lifestyle and associated dupuyteen Appendix.


After surgery, the hand is wrapped in a light compressive bandage for one week. J Hand Surg Am.

In the open palm technique, originally described by Dupuytren 1 and popularized by McCash, 7 a regional fasciotomy in the palm of the hand is done, allowing the extension of the fingers. Received Mar 11; Accepted May The disease is most common in Caucasian men. The open palm technique in Dupuytren’s contracture.

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Myofibroblasts and mechano-regulation of connective tissue remodelling. A similar finding was observed by Skoff, who reported an average of 40 days to wound closure in patients who underwent open palm surgery. In order to facilitate the analysis, patients were grouped by age: We made a partial fasciotomy, which left open only the transverse incision.

Support Center Support Center. InDenkler described the technique. Recurrence rates are high. Histologically, the palmar fascia begins to fontratura a significant increase in disorganized myofibroblasts, known as the proliferative stage.