Malays Fam Physician 2021 Jul 27;16(2):70-72. Epub 2021 May 27.
MBBS(IMU), MRCP(UK), Adv M Derm(UKM), Department of Dermatology, Hospital Pakar Sultanah Fatimah, Muar, Johor, Malaysia, Email:
Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome (also termed "Miescher-Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome") or (MRS), is a rare neurocutaneous disorder characterized by the clinical triad of recurring facial nerve paralysis, swelling of one or both lips and fissural tongue. We report a patient with Melkersson-Rosenthal Syndrome initially referred to Dermatology Department as angioedema. The diagnosis and treatment procedures were presented with special emphasis to the clinical features of this rare condition. Read More