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Posted by: marcu | 2010/02/17

Nodular growth between ring finger and palm

Hi Doc,

Please kindly tell me whether the above growth is cancerous?

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Hallo Marcu
it is difficult to say without seeing it, but it usually is not a cancer but a disease called Dupuytren's disease which causes a shortening of the tendon of the finger. It sometimes needs an operation. See http://www.davidlnelson.md/Dupuytrens.htm
Dr Bets

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Posted by: cyberdoc | 2010/02/17

Hallo Marcu
it is difficult to say without seeing it, but it usually is not a cancer but a disease called Dupuytren's disease which causes a shortening of the tendon of the finger. It sometimes needs an operation. See http://www.davidlnelson.md/Dupuytrens.htm
Dr Bets

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