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What Is Hyperlinear Creases
Palm lines: Most folks have two lines across the palm joining the side below the little finger with the space between the thumb and index finger. If only one is present, as in some monkeys ("simians") & in 1% of normal folks, it's a tip-off that the person may have another birth defect, especially trisomy 21, but ultimately it's of no use as the other defects will be obvious. ...Read more
Single palmer crease: Most people have a split palm fold/crease that begins at the lateral palm border & turns up between the index & second finger.A second crease starts above the thumb & breaks up before reaching the lateral palm border.The simian (apelike) crease joins the two as one.It is thought to represent less muscle tone during fetal development.It occurs in both nl people & a higher # with Down syndrome ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Simian crease: is a single line that runs across the palm of of the vhand instead of the 3 creases that are normaly seen appears in 1 out of 30 people more seen in males is often normal may be linked with some other symptoms that define a syndrome like Downs syndrome or fetal alcohol syndrome ...Read more
My face appears t o have a doughy feel.If i pinch my skin it creases and doesn't return to normal after several minutes .
See derm: See dermatologist for evaluation so you can find out if this can be treated. ...Read more
Clitoral Hood: i think that is what you are referring to, the clitoral hood. ...Read more
45% do: The single palmar crease, 4 finger line, or simian crease (several names for the same feature) is thought to represent the effect of a lower level of muscle tone during the pregnancy. It is found in 45% +/- of ds infants depending on the study cited. It is found on one side in 4% of normal infants and on both sides in 1%. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
No: This is listed is present in about 45% of infants with ds but may be seen at least on one side in 5-7% of normal infants. ...Read more
Acanthosis nigricans: Sounds like Insulin resistance, possibly. Even if you don't already have diabetes, if you have an then you're at risk. Many women with an also have polycystic ovary syndrome. An is best addressed through supervised weight loss when patients are overweight with Insulin resistance. Pre-diabetes is also commonly found among such patients. Please see your doctor. ...Read more
Lymph node: most likely from your description,it could be a lymph nodes. the other possibility,it could be a cyst from the skin,oil gland cyst. the third one is a lipoma,a fatty benign tumor,it is harmless, the best way,if you are concern about it,go and see a doctor,you get the peace of mind,or you get treated. good luck ...Read more
Unknown: Sometimes a crease is just a crease and does not mean anything. Just a random occurrence. ...Read more
it appears like I have a small black dot it looks like, but in the middle of the crease on my asscrack and it itches?
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