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What is morphan syndrome?

what is morphan syndrom what is morphan syndrom Marfan syndrome A connective tissue, multisystemic disorder characterized by skeletal changes (arachnodactyly ; long limbs, joint laxity, pectus), cardiovascular defects (aortic aneurysm which may dissect, mitral valve prolapse), and ectopia lentis; autosomal… Full Answer

Does marfan syndrome affect the aorta?

Yes. Marfan syndrome is a congenital disorder affecting the formation of fibrillin. In Marfan syndrome, the abnormal fibrillin is responsible for many of the findings of the disease. Hyperextensibility/hyperelasticity of joints is one of the hallmark signs. Pectus excavatum is… Full Answer

What may cause Marfan syndrome?

Marfan syndrome is an autosomal dominant condition caused by a genetic mutation. The mutation occurs on chromosome 15 and affects the gene that encodes a protein called fibrillin-1. Over 100 mutations have been described, all of which impair the function… Full Answer

How many different ways can you make 25 cents from dimes nickels and pennies?

[Legend: Each number represents the denomination (amount) of the coin.] 1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1 = 25 1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+5 = 25 1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+5+5 = 25 1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+10 = 25 1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+1+5+5+5 = 25 1+1+1+1+1+5+5+10 = 25 1+1+1+1+1+5+5+5+5 = 25 1+1+1+1+1+10+10 = 25 5+5+5+5+5 = 25 5+5+5+10 = 25… Full Answer