Bruising Or Discoloration And Single Palm Crease

Reviewed on 7/13/2021

A single palm crease in the hand is a symptom that is sometimes associated with Down syndrome or other genetic conditions. This is not necessarily related to bruising or discoloration, which can occur following trauma, injury or bleeding at any site. Take note of your symptoms. Contact your doctor any time you are concerned about your symptoms.

While the list below can be considered as a guide to educate yourself about these conditions, this is not a substitute for a diagnosis from a health care provider. There are many other medical conditions that also can be associated with your symptoms and signs. Here are a number of those from MedicineNet:

At MedicineNet, we believe it is important to take charge of your health through measures such as a living healthy lifestyle, practicing preventative medicine, following a nutrition plan, and getting regular exercise. Understanding your symptoms and signs and educating yourself about health conditions are also a part of living your healthiest life. The links above will provide you with more detailed information on these medical conditions to help you inform yourself about the causes and available treatments for these conditions.

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