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Marfan syndrome is a connective tissue disorder, so affects many structures, including the skeleton, lungs, eyes,...(Source: Genes and Disease by the National Center for Biotechnology)
Marfan syndrome is a heritable condition that affects the connective tissue. The primary purpose... (Source: excerpt from Questions and Answers about Marfan Syndrome: NIAMS)
A hereditary disorder of connective tissue characterized by tall stature, elongated extremities, subluxation of the lens, dilatation of the ascending aorta, and "pigeon breast." It is inherited as an autosomal dominant trait.
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The list below shows some of the causes of Marfan's syndrome mentioned in various sources:
This information refers to the general prevalence and incidence of these diseases, not to how likely they are to be the actual cause of Marfan's syndrome. Of the 2 causes of Marfan's syndrome that we have listed, we have the following prevalence/incidence information:
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