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Pain right hand side of my chest, roughly below or behind breast.Most time feels like a dull ache but when breathe deep/cough/laugh etc its sharp?

Pain right hand side of my chest, roughly below or behind breast.Most time feels like a dull ache but when breathe deep/cough/laugh etc its sharp?

Pleuritic chest pain: Is what you are describing. A common cause is a viral or bacterial lung infection but here are other conditions that can be more serious. A lung infection is reason enough to seek medical attention. ...Read more

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What causes my feet to big creases in it.Like palm of my hand but deep lines. They also like callus places. Thank you?

What causes my feet to big creases in it.Like palm of my hand but deep lines. They also  like callus  places. Thank you?

Swelling: If you have any swelling in your feet it can cause indentations from you shoes and socks. Calluses are caused by pressure and irritation. Any time the skin is irritated it produces dead layers of skin. These become dense and hard. ...Read more

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I have a yellow tinge to my palms, soles and face. This can go a deep yellow at times .Im very worried, why do I have this?

I have a yellow tinge to my palms, soles and face. This can go a deep yellow at times .Im very worried, why do I have this?

Carotene?: Do you eat a lot of yellow / red vegetables? Carotene in the diet, as little as a few carrots a day, will do this to you. If you feel healthy otherwise, it is unlikely to be jaundice or kidney failure though your physician can check. ...Read more

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How come the palms of our hands have creases/lines in them?

How come the palms of our hands have creases/lines in them?

Skin creases help : Move, expand, fold and stat contoured. Palm creases are just one type. The major creases are aligned with joints, tendons and their fodilng or stetting is in unison with motion. Similarly note wrist creases, creases on knuckles and any major hinge type of joint. ...Read more

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Is there any relation between palm creases and down's syndrome?

Is there any relation between palm creases and down's syndrome?

Common finding: It is thought that the relaxed or loose muscle tone of a down syndrome fetus contributes to the formation of a 4 finger (rather than 3) palm crease.Although it happens in some normal kids, occurs on one or both sides in 45% of ds cases. ...Read more

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How rare is it to have a simian crease (a single palmar crease) on both palms without having down syndrome?

How rare is it to have a simian crease (a single palmar crease) on both palms without having down syndrome?

Fairly common: A single sided simian crease is found in about 10% of the population, whereas having it on both palms is found in about 5%. When a condition is seen in this many people, it is considered somewhat common. Many more people who have a simian crease have normal chromosomes than have down syndrome. ...Read more

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Washing up at work i was sorting out cutlery I managed to stab my palm on the lifeline crease, would I need medical help?

Washing up at work i was sorting out cutlery I managed to stab my palm on the lifeline crease, would I need medical help?

See a doctor: With the injury you describe you could need stitches but may have also caused tendon damage. Get it checked out with a physician. ...Read more

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I have a cluster if small round, most flat bumps on my palm that are very tiny and appear fluid filled but are deeper in the skin. They itch a bit. ?

I have a cluster if small round, most flat bumps on my palm that are very tiny and appear fluid filled but are deeper in the skin. They itch a bit.  ?

Dyshidrotic Eczema: At least that's what it sounds like. See your doc for a firm diagnosis. You may also get a steroid cream to help with the symptoms. hope this helps! ...Read more