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Disease Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome

Name Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome
Synonyms Cheilitis Granulomatosa | Cheilitis Granulomatosa, Facial Neuropathy, Orofacial Edema | Cheilitis Granulomatosa, Orofacial Edema, Facial Neuropathy | Cheilitis, Miescher-Melkersson-Rosenthal Granulomatous | Facial Neuropathy, Cheilitis Granulomatosa, Orofacial Edema | Facial Neuropathy, Orofacial Edema, Cheilitis Granulomatosa | Granulomatous Cheilitis | Granulomatous Cheilitis, Miescher-Melkersson-Rosenthal | Macrocheilia, Facial Palsy, Edema | Melkerson Rosenthal Syndrome | Melkerson-Rosenthal Syndrome | Melkersson Rosenthal Miescher Syndrome | Melkersson-Rosenthal-Miescher Syndrome | Melkersson Rosenthal Syndrome | Melkersson Syndrome | Miescher Melkersson Rosenthal Granulomatous Cheilitis | Miescher-Melkersson-Rosenthal Granulomatous Cheilitis | MROS | MRS | Orofacial Edema, Cheilitis Granulomatosa, Facial Neuropathy | Orofacial Edema, Facial Neuropathy, Cheilitis Granulomatosa | Rosenthal Melkerson Syndrome | Rosenthal-Melkerson Syndrome | Rosenthal Melkersson Syndrome | Rosenthal-Melkersson Syndrome | Syndrome, Melkerson Rosenthal
Definition An idiopathic syndrome characterized by one or more of the following; recurrent orofacial swelling, relapsing facial paralysis, and fissured tongue (lingua plicata). The onset is usually in childhood and relapses are common. Cheilitis granulomatosa is a monosymptomatic variant of this condition. (Dermatol Clin 1996 Apr;14(2):371-9; Magalini & Magalini, Dictionary of Medical Syndromes, 4th ed, p531)
Categories Mouth disease | Nervous system disease
MeSH® ID D008556
OMIM® ID 155900
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1. DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mouth Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Facial Nerve Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome
2. DiseasesStomatognathic Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Mouth Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome
3. DiseasesNervous System Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Cranial Nerve Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Facial Nerve Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome

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