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Palmar Fibromatosis (Dupuytren’s disease) Plantar Fibromatosis (Ledderhoses’s disease)

  • Mario Campanacci

Abstract

Palmar fibromatosis is a nodular fibroblastic proliferation in the palmar and digital volar aponeurosis, resulting in gradual retracting fibrosis and flexion contracture of the fingers.

Keywords

Soft Tissue Tumor Flexion Contracture Plantar Fascia Fourth Finger Muscle Actin Expression 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Mario Campanacci
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.University of BolognaItaly
  2. 2.Rizzoli Orthopaedic InstituteBolognaItaly

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