This term is used to designate the granulomatous cheilitis as a monosymptomatic form of the Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome.
See also Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome, under Ernst Gustaf Melkersson, Swedish physician, 1898-1932.
- G. Miescher:
Über essentielle granulomatöse Macrocheilie (Cheilitis granulomatosa).
Dermatologica, Basel, 1945, 91: 57-85.
Cheilitis und pareitis granulomatosa ohne Facialisparese bei vorhandensein einer Lingua scrotalis.
Dermatologica, Basel, 1956, 112: 536.
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