Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome

Case report


R. Sridharan, K. Radhkrishnan, P.P. Ashok

Department of Medicine (Neurology), Faculty of Medicine,Al-Arab Medical University, Benghazi, S.P.L.A.J.

Garyounis Medical Journal Vol.8, No.2 July 1985:177-178


A 50- year old male with fissured tongue, recurrent lip oedema, and facial paralysis is reported. The present patient with Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome is distinguished by the late age of onset of the facial palsy.

Keywords: Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome