Palmar flexion creases and dermatoglyphics in leprosy patients.


Palmar configurations of 115 male and 48 female leprosy patients were compared with 536 males and 426 female normal individuals of the same population. The data was derived from Nekararu (weavers) castes of Karnataka State, India. Among flexion creases, the single radial base crease (SRBC) especially showed more association with leprosy in both male and… (More)


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@article{Eswaraiah1978PalmarFC, title={Palmar flexion creases and dermatoglyphics in leprosy patients.}, author={G Eswaraiah and R. Bali}, journal={International journal of leprosy and other mycobacterial diseases : official organ of the International Leprosy Association}, year={1978}, volume={46 1}, pages={56-60} }