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At what age can you tell a child has Marfan syndrome?

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Dr. Teresa Carson
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In brief: Varies

Sometimes a diagnosis of marfan's syndrome can be obvious from birth.
In most cases, the features (long fingers and toes, angular face), take longer to see. Sometimes it isn't picked up until the person has an aortic dissection or vision problems the lens of the eye is affected.

In brief: Varies

Sometimes a diagnosis of marfan's syndrome can be obvious from birth.
In most cases, the features (long fingers and toes, angular face), take longer to see. Sometimes it isn't picked up until the person has an aortic dissection or vision problems the lens of the eye is affected.
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