Marfan syndrome: Genetic basis and clinical manifestations Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Marfan Syndrome

abstract

  • Marfan syndrome is a systemic heritable disorder of connective tissue. The manifestations of the disorder are primarily from the musculoskeletal, cardiovascular, and ocular systems. Marfan syndrome is caused by mutations in the fibrillin gene located on chromosome 15.

publication date

  • January 1993

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 8217560

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 219

end page

  • 28

volume

  • 12

number

  • 3