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Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Volume 42, n° 3
pages 511-513 (mars 2000)
Doi : 10.1016/S0190-9622(00)90230-5
Madelung’s disease involving the tongue
 

Erich Vargas-Díez, MD, Esteban Daudén, MD, María Jones-Caballero, MD, Amaro García-Díez, MD
Department of Dermatology, Hospital Universitario de la Princesa. Madrid, Spain 

Abstract

Madelung’s disease or benign symmetric lipomatosis is rare. Symmetric lipomatosis of the tongue as an association of Madelung’s disease is very rare; up to now only two cases of this association have been reported. We report the third case of Madelung’s disease with involvement of the tongue in the form of macroglossia. (J Am Acad Dermatol 2000;42:511-3.)

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