liver palm

liv·er palm

exaggerated erythema of the thenar and hypothenar eminences.
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"Liver palm, or palmar erythema, is thought to be caused by blood vessels dilating in response to the hormone imbalance caused by liver damage." Other signs are a whitening of the nails, caused by protein deficiency, typical in liver disease and jaundiced skin.