• Marfan
  • Increasing awareness, saving lives, and improving the quality of life for patients, their families, and medical professionals affected by Marfan syndrome, genetic aortic disorders, and related connective tissue disorders through national programs of education, support, and research. (diseaseinfosearch.org)
  • The study compared the outcomes of 13,205 patients-2,079 with bicuspid aortic valves and 73 with Marfan syndrome-who had AVR replacement between 1995 and 2010. (acc.org)
  • The authors of the study note that these results "provide additional support for the discrete treatment algorithms for patients with bicuspid valve disease," as the operative management of these patients has previously been extrapolated based on Marfan syndrome patients. (acc.org)