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Marfan syndrome

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Marfan syndrome (MFS) is a genetic disorder of connective tissue. The degree to which people are affected varies. People with Marfan's tend to be tall, and thin, ...

What is Marfan Syndrome? | The Marfan Foundation

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Marfan syndrome is a genetic disorder that affects the body's connective tissue. Connective tissue holds all the body's cells, organs and tissue together. It also ...

Overview - Marfan syndrome - Mayo Clinic

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Mar 10, 2016 ... Marfan syndrome is an inherited disorder that affects connective tissue — the fibers that support and anchor your organs and other structures in ...

Marfan syndrome - Genetics Home Reference

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Aug 16, 2016 ... Marfan syndrome is a disorder that affects the connective tissue in many parts of the body. Connective tissue provides strength and flexibility to ...

Learning About Marfan Syndrome

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There is a wide variability in clinical symptoms in Marfan syndrome with the most notable occurring in eye, skeleton, connective tissue and cardiovascular ...

Marfan Syndrome: MedlinePlus

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Jul 13, 2016 ... Marfan syndrome is a disorder that affects connective tissue. Marfan syndrome can be mild to severe. Read about symptoms and outlook.

Marfan Syndrome - KidsHealth

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Marfan syndrome affects the body's connective tissue and can cause problems in the eyes, joints, and heart. But teens with Marfan syndrome can live normal ...

Marfan Syndrome - NORD (National Organization for Rare Disorders)

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Marfan syndrome is a genetic disorder that affects connective tissue, which is the material between cells of the body that gives the tissues form and strength.

Marfan Syndrome: Get Facts on this Genetic Tissue Disorder

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Read about Marfan syndrome, a hereditary condition affecting connective tissue. Read about Marfan syndrome facts, treatment, symptoms, prognosis, life ...

Marfan Syndrome: What is it? - Your Genes, Your Health

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Your Genes, Your Health, DNA Learning Center's multimedia guide to genetic, inherited disorders: Marfan syndrome, autosomal dominant, genetic disorder.

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Marfan's Syndrome
Marfan syndrome is an inherited disorder of the connective tissue (tissue that provides the support for the skeletal structure and all organs of the body) that affects normal body growth. More »
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What are the signs? | The Marfan Foundation

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Knowing the signs of Marfan syndrome can save livesPeople are born with Marfan syndrome and related disorders, but they may not notice any features until ...

Marfan Syndrome Symptoms, Causes, Treatments - WebMD

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WebMD's guide to Marfan syndrome, an inherited disease that affects the heart.

Genetics of Marfan Syndrome: Background, Pathophysiology ...

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Marfan syndrome (MFS) is an inherited connective tissue disorder, noteworthy for its worldwide distribution, relatively high prevalence, and clinical variability, ...