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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… 
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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… 
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… 
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… 
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… 
Review
1999
Review
1999
BACKGROUND Replacement of the aortic root with a prosthetic graft and valve in patients with Marfan's syndrome may prevent… 
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… 
Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND The aortic root enlarges progressively in Marfan's syndrome, and this enlargement is associated with aortic… 
Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
MARFAN syndrome is an inherited disorder of connective tissue manifested in the ocular, skeletal and cardiovascular systems. It… 
Review
1979
Review
1979
THE Marfan syndrome is classified as a heritable disorder of connective tissue because clinical and pathological alterations… 
Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Abstract The Marfan syndrome is a dominantly inherited disorder of connective tissue with multisystem involvement. The cardiac…