cheilitis glandularis

chei·li·tis glan·du·la·ris

[MIM*118330]
an acquired disorder, of unknown etiology, of the lower lip characterized by swelling, ulceration, crusting, mucous gland hyperplasia, abscesses, and sinus tracts.

cheilitis granulomatosa

A chronic swelling of the lips due to granulomatous inflammation, which some regard as a monosymptomatic form of Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome. It may be associated with Crohn’s disase, sarcoidosis or orofacial granulomatosis.

chei·li·tis glan·du·la·ris

(kī-lī'tis gland'yū-lā'ris)
An acquired disorder, of unknown etiology, of the lower lip characterized by swelling, ulceration, crusting, mucous gland hyperplasia, and abscesses.
Synonym(s): Volkmann cheilitis.

Baelz,

Erwin, German physician in Tokyo, 1849-1913.
Baelz disease - an acquired disorder of unknown etiology of the lower lip characterized by swelling, ulceration, crusting, mucous gland hyperplasia, abscesses, and sinus tracts. Synonym(s): cheilitis glandularis

Volkmann,

Richard, German surgeon, 1830-1889.
Volkmann bone curette
Volkmann bone hook
Volkmann cheilitis - an acquired disorder, of unknown etiology of the lower lip, characterized by swelling, ulceration, crusting, mucous gland hyperplasia, abscesses, and sinus tracts. Synonym(s): cheilitis glandularis
Volkmann claw hand deformity
Volkmann contracture - ischemic contracture resulting from irreversible necrosis of muscle tissue, produced by a compartment syndrome.
Volkmann fracture
Volkmann ischemia
Volkmann ischemic contracture
Volkmann ischemic paralysis
Volkmann rake retractor
Volkmann splint
Volkmann spoon - a sharp spoon for scraping away carious bone or other diseased tissue.
Volkmann subluxation

chei·li·tis glan·du·la·ris

(kī-lī'tis gland'yū-lā'ris) [MIM*118330]
An acquired disorder, of unknown etiology, of the lower lip characterized by swelling, ulceration, crusting, mucous gland hyperplasia, abscesses, and sinus tracts.
Synonym(s): Volkmann cheilitis.
References in periodicals archive ?
The disease was first described by von Volkmann under the designation 'cheilitis glandularis apostematosa' or 'myxadenitis labialis' (29).
Cheilitis glandularis: case report with respect to immunohistochemical findings.
Cheilitis glandularis (CG) is a rare inflammatory condition that predominantly affects the minor salivary glands and surrounding tissues of the lips.
Gorsky, "Cheilitis glandularis: clinico-histopathological diagnostic criteria," Oral Diseases, vol.
Lourenco, "Cheilitis glandularis: a clinicopathological study in 22 patients," Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol.
Erdogan, "A case of cheilitis glandularis superimposed on oral lichen planus: successful palliative treatment with topical tacrolimus and pimecrolimus," Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, vol.
The pathological differential diagnosis of MEC of the lacrimal gland may include inverted duct papillomas, cheilitis glandularis, necrotizing sialometaplasia, cystadenoma, cystadenocarcinoma, sebaceous carcinoma and other clear cell tumours, adenosquamous carcinoma, metastatic squamous cell carcinoma, and rarely pleomorphic adenoma.
EC should be differentiated from other disorders causing persistent cheilitis such as candidal cheilitis, atrophic cheilitis, actinic cheilitis and cheilitis glandularis.2
The differential diagnosis should include cheilitis glandularis, vascular tumors, lymphangioma, angioedema, meischer's syndrome, mucocele, salivary gland tumors, sarcoidosis, inflammatory fibrous hyperplasia and plasma cell cheilitis, urbach weithe disease and mucosal neuromas of multiple endocrine neoplasia syndrome.