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Does Excursion of a Dupuytren Contracture Band Mimick Flexor Tendon Rupture?

Burak Özkan, Abbas Albayati, Pelin Börcek, Kadri Akıncı, Cagri Ahmet Uysal, Nilgun Markal Ertas.

Abstract
Dupuytren’s disease (DD) is a benign proliferative disease of the hand palm. The fibroproliferative disease can cause palmar nodules and fibrotic bands that lead to flexion contractures in commonly ulnar digits. In this case report, we present the excursion of a contracture band after hand laceration which misdiagnosed as flexor tendon rupture by emergency room staff and junior plastic surgery resident.

Key words: dupuytren contracture, tendon rupture, pretendinous band, palmar fibromatosis


 
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Ozkan B, Albayati A, Borcek P, Akinci K, Uysal CA, Ertas NM. Does Excursion of a Dupuytren Contracture Band Mimick Flexor Tendon Rupture?. doi:10.5455/handmicrosurg.2584


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Ozkan B, Albayati A, Borcek P, Akinci K, Uysal CA, Ertas NM. Does Excursion of a Dupuytren Contracture Band Mimick Flexor Tendon Rupture?. http://handmicrosurgeryjournal.com/?mno=2584 [Access: December 28, 2020]. doi:10.5455/handmicrosurg.2584


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Ozkan B, Albayati A, Borcek P, Akinci K, Uysal CA, Ertas NM. Does Excursion of a Dupuytren Contracture Band Mimick Flexor Tendon Rupture?. doi:10.5455/handmicrosurg.2584



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Ozkan B, Albayati A, Borcek P, Akinci K, Uysal CA, Ertas NM. Does Excursion of a Dupuytren Contracture Band Mimick Flexor Tendon Rupture?. doi:10.5455/handmicrosurg.2584



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Ozkan, B., Albayati, . A., Borcek, . P., Akinci, . K., Uysal, . C. A. & Ertas, . N. M. (0) Does Excursion of a Dupuytren Contracture Band Mimick Flexor Tendon Rupture?. doi:10.5455/handmicrosurg.2584



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Ozkan, Burak, Abbas Albayati, Pelin Borcek, Kadri Akinci, Cagri Ahmet Uysal, and Nilgun Markal Ertas. 0. Does Excursion of a Dupuytren Contracture Band Mimick Flexor Tendon Rupture?. doi:10.5455/handmicrosurg.2584



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Ozkan, Burak, Abbas Albayati, Pelin Borcek, Kadri Akinci, Cagri Ahmet Uysal, and Nilgun Markal Ertas. "Does Excursion of a Dupuytren Contracture Band Mimick Flexor Tendon Rupture?." doi:10.5455/handmicrosurg.2584



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Ozkan, Burak, Abbas Albayati, Pelin Borcek, Kadri Akinci, Cagri Ahmet Uysal, and Nilgun Markal Ertas. "Does Excursion of a Dupuytren Contracture Band Mimick Flexor Tendon Rupture?." doi:10.5455/handmicrosurg.2584



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Ozkan, B., Albayati, . A., Borcek, . P., Akinci, . K., Uysal, . C. A. & Ertas, . N. M. (0) Does Excursion of a Dupuytren Contracture Band Mimick Flexor Tendon Rupture?. doi:10.5455/handmicrosurg.2584








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