• tissue
  • With this in mind, you will understand that the Dupuytren fascia is the tissue inside the palm of the hand that is affected in Dupuytren contracture. (dupuytrens-contracture.com)
  • Nodular fasciitis, also known as nodular pseudosarcomatous fasciitis, pseudosarcomatous fasciitis, and subcutaneous pseudosarcomatous fibromatosis, is a benign soft tissue lesion most commonly found in the superficial fascia. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1999 preserved mashed fasciae latae became FDA-approved as a tissue product designed to replace areas of lost fascia or collagen. (wikipedia.org)
  • hand
  • If the contracture of the Dupuytren fascia advances to one or more joints of the involved fingers, they can be locked in a permanent flexion, causing a drastically reduced usefulness of the hand. (dupuytrens-contracture.com)
  • BACKGROUND: Dupuytren's disease of the hand is a common condition affecting the palmar fascia, resulting in progressive flexion deformities of the digits and hence limitation of hand function. (ox.ac.uk)
  • serves
  • The fascia lata is thickened at its lateral side where it forms the iliotibial tract, a structure that runs to the tibia and serves as a site of muscle attachment. (wikipedia.org)