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Dr Elijah R Behr, Reader and Honorary Consultant Electrophysiologist Cardiac and Vascular Division, St George’s University of London, Professor William J McKenna, Dr Nabeel Sheikh and Louise Roberts (Illustrations)
Marfan’s syndrome is a disorder that affects many parts of the body including the heart, blood vessels, skeleton, and eyes. One in 5000 people in the United Kingdom have Marfan’s syndrome and both men and women can be affected. People with Marfan’s syndrome produce abnormal connective tissue. Connective tissue helps hold the body together, binding […]