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How is Dupuytrens Contracture diagnosed?

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Dupuytrens Contracture diagnosis
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General Practitioner (GP) Doctors can be uninformed or unconcerned leading to poor advice
Orthopaedic consultant will diagnose the condition
Orthopaedic surgeon may remove the fibrous tissues via open-tissue operation
Radiologist will prescribe radiation treatment to effected area of hand (palm and fingers)

Posted Sep 10, 2017 by Jim 4055

Dupuytrens Contracture diagnosis

Dupuytrens Contracture life expectancy

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Is Dupuytrens Contracture contagious?

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Is Dupuytrens Contracture hereditary?

Is Dupuytrens Contracture hereditary?

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ICD9 and ICD10 codes of Dupuytrens Contracture

ICD10 code of Dupuytrens Contracture and ICD9 code

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Natural treatment of Dupuytrens Contracture

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Living with Dupuytrens Contracture

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  1965: Tonsillectomy 1968: Odd skin 2 inch rash/wheal on inside of left lower leg. undiagnosed 1978: Zadek operation, botched removal of big toenail rootbed 1980: Contracted Glandular Fever - lasted 12 months of debilitation - never felt 100% sinc...
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Four years ago at age 58, I noticed slight dimpling in the palm of my left, non dominant hand, below the ring finger. Research lead me to think I had Dupuytrens given that I'm of Scottish decent. Early in 2012 I noticed a lump on the arch of my left ...
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The first 2 years of lumps growing on both feet were not painful. I had an MRI to rule out cancer. The following two years were very painful. I had physical therapy with some electrodes hooked up and a pulsating anti inflamitory hooked to my feet. I'...
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finger swelled for months after a thorn injury - repeated antibiotics made no difference. Lump appeared in Palm , followed by lump in foot. I worked out I have Dupuytrens and lederhose disease. However I have to see multiple different consultants and...
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Diagnosed at age 50, but had the condition for at least a year or more before diagnosis.  After researching and finding on Facebook, I engaged with other people that had Dupuytren's and Ledderhose Disease. I found out about using Radiation Therapy a...

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