Your opinion & share...
Latest topics
» To accept palmistry is to accept determinism
Fri Nov 30, 2018 11:01 pm by Whitewash112358

» Eight Trigram in the hand
Fri Nov 23, 2018 11:25 am by Leuka

» Jon Saint-Germain & Karmic Palmistry: Can anyone recommend him?
Fri Nov 23, 2018 11:02 am by nishaghai

» Hi from the Midlands
Thu Nov 08, 2018 1:54 pm by Lynn

» What’s your go to palmistry book?
Wed Nov 07, 2018 5:23 pm by justme0

» Island on mind line and broken life line
Sun Nov 04, 2018 1:18 am by nishaghai

» The marriage line
Fri Oct 26, 2018 7:35 pm by calcalkitten99

» Please advise if this Fish sign
Fri Oct 19, 2018 6:37 pm by rinchu

» Cheiro's books + how he got caught on fraud in 1909!
Wed Oct 17, 2018 4:40 pm by Martijn (admin)

» Two headlines
Tue Oct 09, 2018 8:59 am by Priyanka257

» Request for a general read and focussed on sun mount signs
Mon Oct 08, 2018 5:56 am by Gkeralan

» Fork at start of life line.
Sat Sep 29, 2018 5:24 am by pravin kumar

» life line broken in both hands
Wed Sep 26, 2018 1:01 am by yepiaoran

» Hello from Serbia
Mon Sep 17, 2018 11:54 am by olgy_g

» About my government job
Fri Sep 14, 2018 4:12 pm by Priyanka257

Search
 
 

Display results as :
 


Rechercher Advanced Search

Who is online?
In total there are 21 users online :: 0 Registered, 0 Hidden and 21 Guests

None

[ View the whole list ]


Most users ever online was 293 on Mon Jul 25, 2011 11:22 am
Moderators & partners

• Discover the Modern Hand Reading Forum partners:

Would you like to see your website listed?

Modern Hand Reading Forum Partners

Pointing finger: check this out!

Statistics
We have 5615 registered users
The newest registered user is mnyk9s

Our users have posted a total of 45424 messages in 4620 subjects
Top posting users this week
pravin kumar
 
eedraw
 
nishaghai
 
neerajM
 
Sgm123
 

Recommendations

• The FREE hand reading services at the Modern Hand Reading Forum are being continued in 2015 with the assistance of Google adsense!


Pointing finger: check this out!



Google+
MAJOR HAND READING SYNONYMS
Palmistry, Palm Reading, Hand Analysis, Chirology & Chiromancy.

Learn how to read hands according the Modern Hand Reading paradigm & you can use this forum as your palm reading guide!

5 Hand clues for Anemia (= lack of healthy red blood cells)

Go down

5 Hand clues for Anemia (= lack of healthy red blood cells)

Post  Martijn (admin) on Mon Jun 06, 2011 12:22 pm


The pale hand of a woman with severe anemia (right) in comparison to the normal hand of a man (left).


For any person it is important to have enough red blood cells, because these cells take care of carying enough oxygen to the tissues and organs in the body. And as you probably know, oxygen is a requirement for survival. Interestingly, there are multiple signs in the hand which can signal 'anemia' - especially when the manifest together in some kind of combination!

Anemia goes undetermined in many people, and symptoms can be minor or vague. The signs and symptoms can be related to the anemia itself, or the underlying cause. Doctors measure anemia via the hemoglobine level.

Most commonly, people with anemia report non-specific symptoms of a feeling of weakness, or fatigue, general malaise and sometimes poor concentration.

Pallor - an unhealthy pale appearance - is known as key-sign for recognizing anemia. Pallor has a relatively low sensitivity (35-38%) but a high specificity (90-94%) for chronic anemia.

Pallor in the hand can manifest in:
1 - the back of the hand [see the photo above];
2 - the inner palm;
3 - the major hand lines (= doctors describe this as indication for severe anemia);
4 - the fingernails.

An example of palmar pallor: the color of the palm is extremely 'pale' compared to the color of the arms.



Interestingly, there is another hand characteristic that is associated with anemia: the nail disorder 'koilonychia' (a.k.a. spoon nails) is associated with anemia caused by iron deficiency.

An example of koilonychia.



Now, from what I have read so far, it appears that especially palmar crease pallor has a highly reliable diagnostic value for anemia - however, it manifests in less than 10% of anemia patients, see:
http://www.eboncall.org/CATs/1890.html
http://www.medscape.org/viewarticle/527751_7

Therefore it is probably better to always look for combinations of pallor (and if the tongue or inner eye lid show pallor as well... then you can advice the person not to wait any longer before contacting a doctor.)


I have listed a few more details at my Multi-Perspective Palm Reading Blog:
http://palmreadingperspectives.wordpress.com/2011/06/05/pale-fingernails-lines-palms-may-provide-clues-for-lack-of-red-blood-cells/

___________________________________________
sunny

Martijn van Mensvoort
Hand researcher & psychologist in The Netherlands (Holland)
Presents: Multi-Perspective Palm Reading + the Global Palm Reading Network
avatar
Martijn (admin)
Admin

Posts : 5250
Join date : 2010-07-23
Location : The Netherlands

http://www.handresearch.com

Back to top Go down

Back to top


 
Permissions in this forum:
You cannot reply to topics in this forum