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Marfan Syndrome

Marfan Syndrome - How to prevent?

Marfan Syndrome - Diagnosis

How is MFS diagnosed?

MFS is diagnosed based on a full evaluation by a doctor familiar with the disorder. This involves the following:

  • Thorough physical examination
  • Complete family history
  • Full eye examination
  • Echocardiogram (ultrasound of the heart)
  • Genetic testing for a causative mutation in the FBN1 gene can also provide helpful information
  • Full eye examination in some cases

Marfan Syndrome - Preparing for surgery

Marfan Syndrome - Post-surgery care

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