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How do you tell the difference between someone with Marfan syndrome and someone whos just skinny and tall for example someone who's 5, 8" and weigh 108?

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Dr. Jay Park
Pediatrics

In brief: See below

Individual with marfan syndrome has other abnormalities; dislocated lenses, hypermobile joints, dilation of aortic root, pes excavatum, etc.

In brief: See below

Individual with marfan syndrome has other abnormalities; dislocated lenses, hypermobile joints, dilation of aortic root, pes excavatum, etc.
Dr. Jay Park
Dr. Jay Park
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Dr. Neeta Jain
Pediatrics

In brief: Marian syndrome

There is a genetic test for marfan's syndrome.
If there is a concern, ask your doctor to order it.

In brief: Marian syndrome

There is a genetic test for marfan's syndrome.
If there is a concern, ask your doctor to order it.
Dr. Neeta Jain
Dr. Neeta Jain
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