Barth's syndrome

Barth's syndrome

(bărth)
[P.G. Barth, b. 1944]
A rare X-linked disorder in which affected boys have reduced muscle tone, cardiomyopathy, learning disabilities, a low white blood cell count, and a diminished ability to fight infections.
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This condition maybe isolated, or maybe associated with a variety of other abnormalities, such as congenital left or right ventricular outflow tract abnormalities (10), Barth's syndrome, Ebstein's anomaly, and bicuspid aortic valves (11).