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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A technique introduced in is extensive percutaneous aponeurotomy with lipografting. Archived from the original on rupuytren Nowadays, the surgical option is the most acceptable.

Although recent research has suggested the local administration of substances such as collagenase 6 and corticosteroids 7 for the non-surgical treatment of Dupuytren’s disease, surgery is still the most used method.

Smoking, alcohol and the risk of Dupuytren’s contracture. The anatomopathologic aspect is that of an aggressive lesion, displaying a large number of cells and mitoses. The mechanism that links Dupuytren’s disease with alcohol is unclear.

J Hand Surg Br. Of these, 54 When a comparison was performed between people aged 55 years and older versus under 55 years, there was a statistically significant difference at both MP and PIP joints, with greater correction maintained in the older group. This may be due to the high severity of this conrratura of the disease or because, typically, it affects younger patients, who are subjected to a longer illness.

Minimal followup was 3 years.

Epidemiological analysis of patients with Dupuytren’s disease

A 6-Week Follow-Up Study”. This section needs additional citations for verification. Recurrence lacks a consensus definition.


Archived from the original on March 18, The person is placed under regional anesthesia and a surgical tourniquet is used. Retrieved from ” https: The diagnosis is clinical, being established by inspection and palpation.

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Objective The objective xontratura this study is to evaluate the results of surgical treatment of patients with Dupuytren’s disease grades III and IV operated in our department with the use of the open palm technique McCash modified with the association of proximal and distal longitudinal incisional extensions on the palm, besides Brunner incisions in the fingers.

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Besides hand therapy, many surgeons advise the use of static or dynamic splints after surgery to maintain finger mobility. After the cord is completely cut and separated from the skin the lipograft is injected under the skin. New York, NY [u. Despite the high prevalence of this pathology in hand surgery outpatient clinics, there is still no consensus on its causes, and epidemiological studies are still scarce in Brazil.

Avaliação do tratamento cirúrgico da doença de Dupuytren pela técnica da palma aberta modificada

The wounds closed in an average period of 25 days, with a range of 17 to 30 days Table 1. People may report pain, aching and itching with the contractions. After surgery people wear a light pressure dressing for four days, followed by an extension splint.

Dupuytren’s contracture Plantar fibromatosis Aggressive fibromatosis Knuckle pads. Die dargestellte Hand billigt jede nicht ve. The open palm technique remains a safe alternative for the treatment of Dupuytren’s disease, with satisfactory results and low risk of complications.

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Dupuytren’s disease risk factors. Review of the Current Literature”. They wear an extension splint for two to three weeks, except during physical therapy.

In the present study, which is in agreement with the literature, a high prevalence of risk factors was observed, such as advanced age mean Ann Chir Main Memb Super.

Before the aponeurotomy, a liposuction is done to the abdomen and ipsilateral flank to collect the lipograft. The donor site can be closed with a direct suture. The New York Times. People start bending and extending their fingers as soon as the anesthesia has resolved. Many studies have associated Dupuytren’s disease with epilepsy or the use of anticonvulsants. Radiation therapy has been used mostly for contatura stage disease, dipuytren is unproven. 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 diseases Appendix.

Concomitant involvement and contracture of the plantar fascia Ledderhose’s disease was identified in two patients, whereas penile fascia Peyronie’s disease was not observed in the present patients.

Operation chirurgical equiconvient dans de cas. Initial treatment is typically with steroid injections into the affected area and physical therapy. A surgical tourniquet prevents blood flow to the limb.