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Dupuytren Contracture

"Dupuytren Contracture" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A fibromatosis of the palmar fascia characterized by thickening and contracture of the fibrous bands on the palmar surfaces of the hand and fingers. It arises most commonly in men between the ages of 30 and 50.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Dupuytren Contracture" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Dupuytren Contracture" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 23 publications over 12 distinct years, with a maximum of 6 publications in 2015
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.