diabetic hand


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diabetic hand

Stiffness and fibrotic contractures of the metacarpophalangeal (MCP) and proximal interphalangeal (PIP) joints in patients with advanced diabetes mellitus.
See also: hand
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Because the functions of the hands are crucial, improving a diabetic hand is an important issue and prognostic factors should be identified.
Tropical diabetic hand syndrome: risk factors in an adult diabetes population.
14) DIABETIC HAND SYNDROME: 1 case of diabetic hand syndrome was included in this study.