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  1. Genetics Home Reference: Loeys-Dietz syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Library of Medicine)  
    ... gov Research studies OMIM Genetic disorder catalog Conditions > Loeys-Dietz syndrome On this page: Description Genetic changes Inheritance Diagnosis ... names Glossary definitions Reviewed July 2014 What is Loeys-Dietz syndrome? Loeys-Dietz syndrome is a disorder that affects ...
  2. Loeys-Dietz Syndrome (Marfan Foundation)  
    ... they can get the right treatment. What causes Loeys-Dietz syndrome? Loeys-Dietz syndrome is caused by a genetic ... Dietz syndrome. What are the key features of Loeys-Dietz syndrome? Because connective tissue is found throughout the body, ...
  3. ... of Marfan syndrome and another genetic condition called Loeys-Dietz syndrome. However, intellectual disability is more likely to occur ... and usually more severe in Marfan syndrome and Loeys-Dietz syndrome. Read more about Marfan syndrome and Loeys-Dietz ...
  4. Connective Tissue Disorders (National Library of Medicine)  
    Connective tissue is the material inside your body that supports many of its parts. It is the "cellular glue" that gives your tissues their shape and helps keep ...
  5. Marfan Syndrome From the National Institutes of Health (National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases)  
    ... doctors discovered a connective tissue disorder known as Loeys-Dietz syndrome, which has several characteristics that overlap with those ... the two is different. A diagnostic test for Loeys-Dietz syndrome is available. What Types of Doctors Treat Marfan ...
  6. What Are Related Disorders? (Marfan Foundation)  
    ... same or similar physical problems. Some examples are Loeys-Dietz syndrome, Ehlers-Danlos syndrome, and Familial Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm ... some disorders that are related to Marfan syndrome: Loeys-Dietz Syndrome Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome Familial Thoracic Aortic Aneurysm and ...
  7. Aortic Aneurysm (National Library of Medicine)  
    An aneurysm is a bulge or "ballooning" in the wall of an artery. Arteries are blood vessels that carry oxygen-rich blood from the heart to other parts of ...
  8. Marfan Syndrome (National Library of Medicine)  
    Marfan syndrome is a disorder that affects connective tissue. Connective tissues are proteins that support skin, bones, blood vessels, and other organs. One ...