[Two cases of Marfan syndrome, surgically treated for complicating spontaneous pneumothorax].

Two cases of spontaneous pneumothorax in the patients of Marfan Syndrome were reported. Nine and 13-year-old girls were admitted to our hospital complaining of chest pain and dyspnea for the first time. Tension pneumothorax was confirmed by the chest radiograph. Both of them had the physical stigmata of Marfan Syndrome including cardiovascular abnormalities… CONTINUE READING