Summary of Marfan syndrome
Flashcards on Marfan syndrome
Cardiac conditions associated with Marfan syndrome include , thoracic aortic aneurysm and dissection, and aortic regurgitation.
Questions on Marfan syndrome
A 20-year-old man comes to the clinic for an annual physical examination. On review of systems, he is asymptomatic and just here for a well-visit. His past medical history shows blindness in his right eye since he was 16-years-old after suffering a retinal detachment requiring four surgeries. Physical examination shows he is a tall, thin man with long extremities. Cardiac examination shows his chest seems caved in and you hear a mid-systolic click. Which of the following defects is most likely responsible for this presentation?