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*  MASS syndrome
... is a medical disorder similar to Marfan syndrome. MASS stands for: Mitral valve prolapse, Aortic root diameter at ... MASS syndrome and Marfan syndrome are overlapping connective tissue disorders. Both can be caused by mutations in the gene ... while people with Marfan syndrome do. Skin involvement in MASS syndrome is typically limited to stretch marks (striae distensae ... and Skeletal conditions similar to Marfan syndrome. MASS Phenotype is a connective tissue disorder that is similar to Marfan ...
*  Dural ectasia
Present in the MARFAN SYNDROME It is common in Marfan syndrome, occurring in 63-92% of people with the syndrome. Dural ectasia ... Ha, HI; Seo, JB; Lee, SH; Kang, JW; Goo, HW; Lim, TH; Shin, MJ (Jul-Aug 2007). "Imaging of Marfan syndrome: multisystemic ... Altman, A; Uliel, L; Caspi, L (March 2008). "Dural ectasia as presenting symptom of Marfan syndrome" (PDF). The Israel Medical ... Shirley, ED; Sponseller, PD (September 2009). "Marfan syndrome". The Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons. ...
*  Mitral valve prolapse
MVP may occur with greater frequency in individuals with Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, Marfan syndrome or polycystic kidney disease. ... Mitral valve prolapse (MVP; a.k.a. floppy mitral valve syndrome, systolic click murmur syndrome or billowing mitral leaflet) is ... In consequence, it may also be referred to as Barlow's syndrome, and was subsequently termed mitral valve prolapse by J. ... An auscultatory-electrocardiographic syndrome". Am. Heart J. 71 (2): 166-78. doi:10.1016/0002-8703(66)90179-7. PMID 4159172. ...
*  Loeys-Dietz syndrome
Both Marfan syndrome and Loeys-Dietz syndrome are associated with increased TGF-beta signaling in the vessel wall. Therefore, ... It has features similar to Marfan syndrome and Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. The disorder is marked by aneurysms in the aorta, often ... Loeys-Dietz Syndrome Foundation orphan.net LDS-Syndrome GeneReview/NIH/UW entry on Loeys-Dietz Syndrome. ... in an individual with a syndrome presenting partially overlapping symptoms with Marfan Syndrome and Loeys-Dietz Syndrome. ...
*  Coronary artery ectasia
... found in patients with diseases of the connective tissue and an increased inflammatory response such as Marfan syndrome and ... stable angina and other acute coronary syndromes. Coronary artery ectasia occurs 4 times more frequently in males than in ...
*  Aortic dissection
Connective tissue disorders such as Marfan syndrome, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, and Loeys-Dietz syndrome increase the risk of ... and a history of Marfan syndrome or Ehlers-Danlos syndrome. The objective in the surgical management of aortic dissection is to ... Marfan's syndrome is found in 5-9% of individuals who suffer from an aortic dissection. In this subset, the incidence in young ... Individuals with Marfan syndrome tend to have aneurysms of the aorta and are more prone to proximal dissections of the aorta. ...
*  Marfan syndrome
"What is Marfan Syndrome?". Marfan Trust. Archived from the original on 2015-06-10. Retrieved 2015-06-01. "Marfan Syndrome: The ... Marfan syndrome Archived 2012-04-22 at the Wayback Machine. "About Marfan Syndrome: Features". National Marfan Foundation. ... Estimates indicate about 1 in 5,000 to 10,000 individuals have Marfan syndrome. Marfan syndrome is named after Antoine Marfan, ... also referred to as Marfan lipodystrophy syndrome (MFLS), is a variant of Marfan syndrome in which Marfan symptoms are ...
*  Dennie-Marfan syndrome
... is a syndrome in which there is association of spastic paraplegia of the lower limbs and mental ... The syndrome was described by Charles Clayton Dennie in 1929, and Antoine Marfan in 1936. M.D, Mark E. Williams (2009). ... Dennie-Marfan syndrome at Who Named It?. ...
*  DMOZ - Health: Conditions and Diseases: Musculoskeletal Disorders: Connective Tissue: Marfan Syndrome
Marfan Syndrome is an inherited disorder of connective tissue which affects many organ systems including the skeleton, lungs, ... Marfan Syndrome: Does Diet Play a Role Explores the idea that the disease is affected not by the fibrillin gene, but by one's ... This site is an in depth look into the life of someone who has Marfan Syndrome and what they have learned along the way. ... NHS Choices: Marfan Syndrome Provides information on this inherited condition that affects the body's connective tissues. ...
*  1896 in science
Antoine Marfan first describes the symptoms of Marfan syndrome. An improved sphygmomanometer, for the measurement of blood ... "Antoine Bernard-Jean Marfan". Whonamedit?. Retrieved 2011-11-23. "Marfan Syndrome". Johns Hopkins Medicine. Retrieved 2011-11- ... Marfan, Antoine (1896). "Un cas de déformation congénitale des quartre membres, plus prononcée aux extrémitiés, caractérisée ...
*  Mutation
Marfan syndrome is also an example of dominant negative mutation and haploinsufficiency. Hypomorph, after Mullarian ... McKusick VA (July 1991). "The defect in Marfan syndrome". Nature. Nature Publishing Group. 352 (6333): 279-81. Bibcode: ... Judge DP, Dietz HC (December 2005). "Marfan's syndrome". Lancet. Elsevier. 366 (9501): 1965-76. doi:10.1016/S0140-6736(05)67789 ... Marfan syndrome is caused by mutations in the FBN1 gene, located on chromosome 15, which encodes fibrillin-1, a glycoprotein ...
*  Pleiotropy
Marfan syndrome (MFS) is an autosomal dominant disorder which affects 1 in 5-10,000 people. MFS arises from a mutation in the ... "Marfan Syndrome". National Organization for Rare Disorders. 2017. Retrieved 5 November 2016. Garland, Theodore; Morgan, Martin ... Without medical intervention, prognosis of Marfan syndrome can range from moderate to life-threatening, with 90% of known ...
*  Brent Collins
A dwarf, Collins was also diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, which traditionally causes its sufferers to grow larger than normal ... "Marfan syndrome". Bio-Medicine. Retrieved 2008-05-18. Brent Collins on IMDb. ...
*  Sergei Rachmaninoff
Nor did he express any of the clinical effects of a Marfan-related syndrome, such as Beal's syndrome (congenital contractural ... and thin nose suggest that he may have had Marfan syndrome, a hereditary disorder of the connective tissue. This syndrome would ... "Marfan syndrome". Rachmaninoff.org. Retrieved 19 January 2014. Online listing of Rachmaninoff's recording sessions (based on ... Young, D.A.B. (1986). "Rachmaninov and Marfan's syndrome". British Medical Journal. 293 (6562): 1624-1626. doi:10.1136/bmj. ...
*  Retrospective diagnosis
Young I (December 1991). "Understanding Marfan's syndrome". BMJ. 303 (6815): 1414-5. doi:10.1136/bmj.303.6815.1414. PMC 1671667 ... Did Abraham Lincoln have Marfan syndrome? Did Karl Marx have hidradenitis suppurativa? Could Burke and Wills have died of ... Squirrel Nutkin may have had Tourette syndrome and Tiny Tim could have suffered from distal renal tubular acidosis (type I). ... Roosevelt's paralytic illness have been Guillain-Barré syndrome rather than poliomyelitis? Did botulism cause the religious ...
*  Pectus excavatum
... is a relatively common symptom of Noonan syndrome, Marfan syndrome and Loeys-Dietz syndrome and sometimes is ... "eMedicine - Marfan Syndrome". Harold Chen. Creswick HA1, Stacey MW, Kelly RE Jr, Gustin T, Nuss D, Harvey H, Goretsky MJ, ... It is sometimes referred to as sunken chest syndrome, cobbler's chest or funnel chest. American Olympic swimmer Cody Miller ( ... First patients in US receive non-surgical device of sunken chest syndrome, AAAS Lopez M, Patoir A, Costes F, Varlet F, ...
*  Human genetics
"Genetics of Marfan Syndrome". Medscape. WebMD LLC. Stafford, Kate; Mannor, Michael. "Mutations and Genetic Disease". Genetic ... "Cri Du Chat Syndrome (Cat Cry Syndrome)". Encyclopedia of Special Education. Wiley. Retrieved 27 September 2013. "Klinefelter ... Males with Klinefelter syndrome, who have an extra X chromosome, will also undergo X inactivation to have only one completely ... One example of an X-linked trait is Coffin-Lowry syndrome, which is caused by a mutation in ribosomal protein gene. This ...
*  Simple Mendelian genetics in humans
"Genetics of Marfan Syndrome". Medscape. WebMD LLC. Stafford, Kate; Mannor, Michael. "Mutations and Genetic Disease". Genetic ... Scott, C. I. (1971). "Unusual facies, joint hypermobility, genital anomaly and short stature: A new dysmorphic syndrome". Birth ...
*  Refractive error
Myopia may be present in heritable connective tissue disorders such as: Knobloch syndrome (OMIM 267750); Marfan syndrome (OMIM ... 154700); and Stickler syndrome (type 1, OMIM 108300; type 2, OMIM 604841). Myopia has also been reported in X-linked disorders ...
*  Lincoln-Kennedy coincidences urban legend
Lincoln had Marfan's syndrome. Kennedy had Addison's disease. Both presidents were shot in the head on a Friday seated beside ...
*  Oligogenic inheritance
"Genetics of Marfan Syndrome". Medscape. WebMD LLC. Stafford, Kate; Mannor, Michael. "Mutations and Genetic Disease". Genetic ... Scott, C. I. (1971). "Unusual facies, joint hypermobility, genital anomaly and short stature: A new dysmorphic syndrome". Birth ...
*  Genetic disorder
access-date= requires ,url= (help) Keane MG; Pyeritz RE (May 2008). "Medical management of Marfan syndrome". Circulation. 117 ( ... Examples of this type of disorder are Huntington's disease, neurofibromatosis type 1, neurofibromatosis type 2, Marfan syndrome ... In addition, although these conditions do not alter fertility per se, individuals with Rett syndrome or Aicardi syndrome rarely ... Some X-linked dominant conditions, such as Rett syndrome, incontinentia pigmenti type 2, and Aicardi syndrome, are usually ...
*  Pak Song
Song died from Marfan syndrome. Finishing moves The Claw Hold Signature moves Karate kick Karate thrust Managers Gary Hart ...
*  Protrusio acetabuli
Dahnert's Radiology Van de Velde S, Fillman R, Yandow S (2006). "Protrusio acetabuli in Marfan syndrome. History, diagnosis, ... In addition, protrusio acetabuli may be present bilaterally in Paget's disease, Marfan syndrome, rheumatoid arthritis, ...
*  Flo Hyman
Doctors later discovered Hyman's brother had Marfan syndrome as well, and he underwent an open heart surgery afterwards. ... Kessel, John (June 23, 2014). "Please know what Marfan syndrome is" (blog). Team USA Volleyball. Retrieved November 29, 2016. ... Demak, Richard (February 17, 1986). "Marfan Syndrome: A Silent Killer". Sports Illustrated. Retrieved November 29, 2016. ... and instead it was determined that she had suffered from undiagnosed Marfan syndrome, which had caused a fatal aortic ...
*  Eugène Apert
The condition came to be known as "Apert syndrome", a syndrome consisting of a triad of disorders, namely craniosynostosis, ... He was also a student of pediatrician Antoine Bernard-Jean Marfan (1858-1942) and collaborated with dermatologist François ... Who Named It Apert's syndrome Eugène Charles Apert @ Who Named It Dermatology Online Journal Apert syndrome. ...
*  2014 NBA draft
"Isaiah Austin has Marfan syndrome". ESPN.com. June 22, 2014. Retrieved June 22, 2014. Stephens, Matt L. (April 29, 2014). " ... who had declared for the draft but was forced to end his playing career after being diagnosed with Marfan syndrome during a ... which happened days after he was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome and originally was never considered to play professional ... Isaiah Austin was diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, a genetic disorder that affects connective tissue. Because the condition ...