Dupuytren’s disease (pronounced DOO-pah-tren) is the most common disorder crippling hands that most people have never heard of. It is a genetic condition of the fascia beneath the skin of the palms, and it stubbornly resists treatment. An expert and a patient discuss the disorder.
- Tom Knapp, Dupuytren’s patient and board member, Dupuytren Foundation
- Dr. Charles Eaton, hand surgeon and Executive Director, Dupuytren Foundation