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Marfan Syndrome

Known as: Syndrome, Marfan's, MARFAN'S SYNDROME, Marfans Syndrome 
An autosomal dominant disorder of CONNECTIVE TISSUE with abnormal features in the heart, the eye, and the skeleton. Cardiovascular manifestations… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
The diagnosis of Marfan syndrome (MFS) relies on defined clinical criteria (Ghent nosology), outlined by international expert… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Aortic aneurysm and dissection are manifestations of Marfan syndrome (MFS), a disorder caused by mutations in the gene that… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Marfan's syndrome is a systemic disorder of connective tissue caused by mutations in the extracellular matrix protein fibrillin 1… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Marfan syndrome is an autosomal dominant disorder of connective tissue caused by mutations in fibrillin-1 (encoded by FBN1 in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Marfan syndrome is an autosomal dominant disorder of connective tissue caused by mutations in fibrillin-1 (encoded by FBN1 in… Expand
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Review
1998
Review
1998
SUMMARY The major facilitator superfamily (MFS) is one of the two largest families of membrane transporters found on Earth. It is… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
In 1986, the diagnosis of the Marfan syndrome was codified on the basis of clinical criteria in the Berlin nosology [Beighton et… Expand
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND The aortic root enlarges progressively in Marfan's syndrome, and this enlargement is associated with aortic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
MARFAN syndrome is an inherited disorder of connective tissue manifested in the ocular, skeletal and cardiovascular systems. It… Expand
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Review
1979
Review
1979
THE Marfan syndrome is classified as a heritable disorder of connective tissue because clinical and pathological alterations… Expand
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