Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome

Ethiop Med J. 1989 Apr;27(2):85-8.


A 65-year-old male patient who presented with recurrent facial swelling and episodic Bell's Palsy is reported. The clinical picture fits with an uncommon condition known as Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome. The clinical observations, pathologic data, and nerve conduction studies of the case are presented here.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome* / pathology