Cardiovascular Aspects of the Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome
Report of a Case with Pulmonary Artery Bifidity and Aortic Arch Anomaly
The case of a 10--year-old boy is reported because of the association of the Ehlers-Danlos syndrome with bifidity of the pulmonary artery and anomaly of the aortic arch.
The cardiovascular aspects of this connective-tissue disorder are reviewed, and the possibility of another common feature with the Marfan syndrome is briefly discussed.
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