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Other Names for this Disease
- Cheilitis Granulomatosa
- Melkersson syndrome
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- NINDS Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome Information Page. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS). 2007; http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/melkersson/melkersson.htm. Accessed 7/18/2011.
- The National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) collects and disseminates research information related to neurological disorders. Click on the link to view information on this topic.
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- The Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man (OMIM) database contains genetics resources that discuss Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome. Click on the link to go to OMIM and review these resources.
- Orphanet is a European reference portal for information on rare diseases and orphan drugs. Access to this database is free of charge.
- PubMed is a searchable database of medical literature and lists journal articles that discuss Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome. Click on the link to view a sample search on this topic.