19-03 Segment 2: Dupuytren Disease: Crippler of Hands

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Dupuytren disease (pronounced DOO-pah-tren) is the most common disorder crippling hands that most people have never heard of. It is a genetic condition of the fascia beneath the skin of the palms, and it stubbornly resists treatment. An expert and a patient discuss the disorder.

Guests:

  • Tom Knapp, Dupuytren patient and board member, Dupuytren Foundation
  • Dr. Charles Eaton, hand surgeon and Executive Director, Dupuytren Foundation

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