A 49-year-old member asked:
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How does Marfan syndrome affect your eyes?

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Dr. Amin Ashrafzadeh
23 years experience in Ophthalmology
Many: There can be lens displacement, near sighted ness, retinal detachments ... Most do just fine!
Answered on Jan 5, 2013

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