Fetal alcohol syndrome

Alcohol in pregnancy; Alcohol-related birth defects; Fetal alcohol effects; FAS

Fetal alcohol syndrome is growth, mental, and physical problems that may occur in a baby when a mother drinks alcohol during pregnancy.

Simian crease

There are typically two creases in the palm, but in some people, only one crease is present. A single palmar crease occurs in about 1 out of 30 people, but is also frequently associated with other conditions such as Down syndrome, Aarskog syndrome or fetal alcohol syndrome.

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Treatment

Support Groups

Outlook (Prognosis)

When to Contact a Medical Professional

Prevention