Collagenase Injection of the Dupuytren Hand

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Author: Philip Blazar
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Specialties: Orthopedic Surgery, Plastic Surgery
Schools: Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School
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Contributor: John Zhao

Collagenase clostridium histolyticum (CCH) injections were FDA approved in 2010 for use in Dupuytren’s contracture.  Interest among surgeons in this office-based treatment has rapidly increased in the past 5 years due to its shorter recovery time and limited complication rates compared to open fasciectomy.

DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.17797/qps5cwzfgu

Editor Recruited By: David Bozentka, MD

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