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Cheilitis glandularis

Disease definition

Cheilitis glandularis (CG) is an uncommon chronic inflammatory disease of unknown origin characterized by macrocheilia and secretions of thick saliva from swollen labial minor salivary glands.


  • Synonym(s): -
  • Prevalence: Unknown
  • Inheritance: Not applicable 
  • Age of onset: Adult
  • ICD-10: K13.0
  • OMIM: 118330
  • UMLS: C0267034
  • MeSH: C535921
  • GARD: 412
  • MedDRA: -
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