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April 1966

Is the Melkersson-Rosentha Syndrome Hereditary?

Author Affiliations


From the Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, Ohio State University College of Medicine, Columbus, Ohio.

Arch Dermatol. 1966;93(4):426-427. doi:10.1001/archderm.1966.01600220038013

The medical literature on Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome has been reviewed for evidence of familial involvement. A plea is made for evaluation of all such cases for possible hereditary factors.