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Dupuytren's


 DUPUYTREN'S DISEASE: FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
AND LINKS TO PUBLISHED STUDIES: FAQS & FACTS

These pages include answers to frequently asked questions regarding Dupuytren's disease. There is quite a bit known about Dupuytren's, but because we don't yet have all of the pieces of the puzzle, the bits that we do know don't all fit tidily together. There are also a fair number of undocumented urban legends. This page only includes information which has been investigated and published in recognized medical journals - the stuff that doctors read. For verification and more information, this page links to source material at the National Library of Medicine. Browse around! There's quite a bit here to consider: click on one of these FAQ topic pages:

Or... roll your own! Check off topics of interest to narrow your search and then click on one of the buttons below to run the search through either Medline (National Library of Medicine) or Google:
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