KNUCKLE PADS

Known as: Garrod's or knuckle pads, garrod's pads 
Benign skin fibromas, typically occurring over the small joints of the hands and feet, that are associated with repetitive friction or pressure.
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2003
2003
A 16-year-old boy presented with painless swellings localized to the radial and ulnar aspects of his second through to the fifth… (More)
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2000
2000
Very little has been published on knuckle pads and the cosmetic and psychological effects they can have. In children, most… (More)
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1997
1997
Strips of tissue from knuckle pads contract in response to the myofibroblast stimulant mepyramine in a reversible, repeatable and… (More)
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1991
1991
Epidemiological, optical and electron microscopical findings suggest that dorsal knuckle pads and Dupuytren's disease are… (More)
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1987
1987
A study of live-chicken hangers in a poultry processing plant demonstrated a high prevalence of callosities over the knuckles… (More)
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1986
1986
Knuckle pads occur from benign thickening of the skin, principally the epidermis, and are occasionally seen in children. Despite… (More)
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1984
1984
Although knuckle pads are histologically similar to the palmar nodules in Dupuytren's Disease, they do not produce contraction… (More)
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1977
1977
Knuckle pads are not exclusively found in persons with Dupuytren's disease, but they occur four times more often in these… (More)
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1975
1975
Histological study of four cases of knuckle pads. — The main lesion is a fibroblastic proliferation which developes into dense… (More)
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1973
1973
THE term “knuckle pad” is used to describe a visible and palpable thickening in the integument over the dorsum of any digital… (More)
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