How is Dupuytren contracture differentiated from beta-2-microglobulin (beta-2m) amyloidosis?

Updated: Nov 14, 2019
  • Author: Anita Basu, MD, FACP; Chief Editor: Vecihi Batuman, MD, FASN  more...
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Dupuytren contracture is a type of palmar fasciitis that usually affects the fourth and fifth digits. It is most commonly observed in men  of Northern European descent.


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