Dupuytren's disease in the Hispanic population: a 10-year retrospective review.

@article{Weinstein2011DupuytrensDI,
  title={Dupuytren's disease in the Hispanic population: a 10-year retrospective review.},
  author={Andrew L. Weinstein and Nicholas T. Haddock and Sheel Sharma},
  journal={Plastic and reconstructive surgery},
  year={2011},
  volume={128 6},
  pages={1251-6}
}
BACKGROUND Dupuytren's disease is a common benign fibroproliferative disorder of the hand. Epidemiologic studies have reported significant variation in disease prevalence among races, focusing primarily on those of northern European descent. In contrast, Dupuytren's disease in the Hispanic population has received little attention. Thus, in this study, the authors aimed to determine the prevalence and operative rate of Dupuytren's disease in the Hispanic, black, white, Asian, Native American… CONTINUE READING
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