TITLE

Marfan's syndrome, Marfan syndrome

PUB. DATE
January 2009
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1404
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the term "Marfan's syndrome" or "Marfan syndrome" is presented, which refers to a hereditary degenerative disorder of connective tissue and bones, muscles, and ligaments caused by a mutation on chromosome 15 which affects about one in 5000-7500 persons .
ACCESSION #
62150732

 

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