Enter a phrase above to search files and articles within the site.

Typically materials that are more than 5 years old will be archived

Marfan Syndrome


What is Marfan syndrome? Marfan syndrome is a disorder that affects connective tissue. Connective tissue supports many parts of your body. You can think of it as a type of “glue” between cells. Marfan syndrome can affect many parts of the body, such as: Skeleton. Heart and blood vessels. Eyes. Skin. Nervous system. Lungs. It is usually passed from parent to child through the genes.