From Oxford Dictionaries, Dupuytren’s Contracture is a condition in which there is fixed forward curvature of one or more fingers, caused by the development of a fibrous connection between the finger tendons and the skin of the palm.

Named after Baron Guillaume Dupuytren (1777–1835), the French surgeon who first described the condition, Dupuytren’s Contracture is also referred to as Dupuytren’s Disease.

The popular website presents details on Dupuytren’s Contracture.

Wikipedia also offers additional details on Dupuytren’s Contracture.

Massage therapy has a role to play with Dupuytren’s Contracture. Here are links to comments by Dr. Herazy, Dupuytren Contracture Institute:

Dupuytren Massage

Would Dupuytren contracture massage be helpful or aggravate the problem?

More details about massage therapy and Dupuytren’s Contracture are addressed in this article by Whitney Lowe, dated August 2017, in the website for the Academy of Clinical Massage:

Dupuytren’s Contracture

How common is Dupuytren’s Contracture? The Dupuytren Foundation estimates 3% of the US population may be affected.

Regardless of the numbers of people with Dupuytren’s Contracture, massage therapy may be helpful and beneficial to those with the disease.

Learn as much as you can about Dupuytren’s Contracture. Be sure to consult with competent medical professionals and ask about what massage therapy might do for you.