Melkersson syndrome

Melkersson syndrome
Mel·kers·son syndrome (melґkər-son) [Ernst Gustaf Melkersson, Swedish physician, 1898–1932] see under syndrome.

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  • Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome — Infobox Disease Name = PAGENAME Caption = DiseasesDB = 31963 ICD10 = ICD10|G|51|2|g|50 ICD9 = ICD9|351.8 ICDO = OMIM = 155900 MedlinePlus = eMedicineSubj = derm eMedicineTopic = 72 MeshID = D008556 Melkersson Rosenthal syndrome is a rare… …   Wikipedia

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  • Melkersson — Ernst G., Swedish physician, 1898–1932. See M. Rosenthal syndrome …   Medical dictionary

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