Author | Robert B. Uzor, MD

PROVIDENCE ALASKA MEDICAL CENT

Anchorage

99507

Articles

Imaging for Dupuytren contracture

In Dupuytren contracture, hyperplasia of the palmar aponeurosis induces a contracture that typically involves the fourth and fifth digits of the hand. Radiographic findings consist of flexion deformity of the proximal interphalangeal joint of the ring finger, with mild subluxation.