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Table 1 Patient characteristics and outcome

From: A new finger-preserving procedure as an alternative to amputation in recurrent severe Dupuytren contracture of the small finger

  Patient 1 Patient 2
Age (y) 56 70
Sex Male Male
Treated hand Left Right
Preoperative passive extension deficit (degrees)
 Proximal interphalangeal joint 80 70
 Distal interphalangeal joint 60 0
Follow-up time (months) 18 15
Postoperative range of motion (degrees)
 New interphalangeal joint
  Active 20–60 10–35
  Passive 15–65 0–40
 Metacarpophalangeal joint, active 10–90 0–90
Grip strength, treated: contralateral (kg) 50: 45 27: 21
Two-point discrimination, radial: ulnar (mm) 5: 5 5: 5