Collagenase treatment of Dupuytren’s contracture using a modified injection method

  title={Collagenase treatment of Dupuytren’s contracture using a modified injection method},
  author={Isam Atroshi and Jesper Nordenskj{\"o}ld and Anna Lauritzson and Eva Ahlgren and Johanna Waldau and Markus Wald{\'e}n},
  booktitle={Acta orthopaedica},
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE Treatment of Dupuytren's contracture (DC) with collagenase Clostridium histolyticum (CCH) consists of injection followed by finger manipulation. We used a modified method, injecting a higher dose than recommended on the label into several parts of the cord, which allows treatment of multiple joint contractures in 1 session and may increase efficacy. We studied the occurrence of skin tears and short-term outcome with this procedure. PATIENTS AND METHODS We studied 164… CONTINUE READING

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