Marfan, Antoine Bernard-Jean

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Related to Marfan, Antoine Bernard-Jean: arachnodactyly, Anton syndrome


Antoine Bernard-Jean, French pediatrician, 1858-1942.
Dennie-Marfan syndrome - see under Dennie
Marfan disease - Synonym(s): Marfan syndrome
Marfan law - the healing of localized tuberculosis protects against subsequent development of pulmonary tuberculosis.
Marfan syndrome - a syndrome of congenital changes in the mesodermal and ectodermal tissues, skeletal changes, ectopia lentis, and vascular defects. Synonym(s): Marfan disease
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