Understanding Dupuytren's disease

Dr. Bert Perey, MD, FRCPC, Orthopaedic Surgeon, discusses Dupuytren's disease causes and symptoms.

Loading the player...

Dr. Bert Perey, MD, FRCPC, Orthopaedic Surgeon, discusses Dupuytren's disease causes and symptoms.
30 Views
Share
Video transcript

Dr. Bertrand Perey, MD, FRCPC, Orthopaedic Surgeon Title: Understanding Dupuytren's disease Duration: 2 minutes 27 seconds

Presenter: Dr. Bertrand Perey, Orthopaedic Surgeon, New Westminster, BC

Local Practitioners: Orthopaedic Surgeon

Dupuytren's Disease Video Quiz ( 1 participated.)

Understanding the cause of Dupuytren's disease

Questions
True
False
0

Dupuytren's disease is a condition that affects the palmar fascia of the hand.

1

Dupuytren's disease is a painful condition.

2

Dupuytren's diasease is a genetic condition that is passed down mainly from father to son.

3

Not everyone needs to have treatement for Dupuytren's diasease, unless it's so severe that it interferes with normal functioning of the hand.

4

The ring and little fingers are the digits most commonly affected but it can affect any digit of the hand.

This content is for informational purposes only, and is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified healthcare professional with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition.

QA Chat
Ask us a health question on
diagnosis/treatment options...