Welcome to the Dupuytren's Disease Patient Discussion Forum
The Forum is designed to enable patients and others concerned with Dupuytren's Disease to interact with each other.
Dupuytren's Disease is a deforming
condition of the hand in which one or more fingers, usually the ring finger and
little finger, contract toward the palm, often resulting in functional
disability. The disease predominantly affects older Caucasian males and there
appears to be a hereditary aspect. It may be noted that famous sufferers include
Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher.
Discussions on virtually any aspect of Dupuytren's Disease are acceptable, however, please abide by the following guidelines.
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Please note: The Forum is presented as a service to those affected by this disease. BioSpecifics Technologies can accept no responsibility for the accuracy, nor the content, of the information posted.