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Loeys-Dietz syndrome

Synonym(s) Aortic aneurysm syndrome due to TGF-beta receptors anomalies
Prevalence Unknown
Inheritance Autosomal dominant
Age of onset Infancy
  • Q87.4
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Disease definition

Loeys-Dietz syndrome is a rare genetic connective tissue disorder characterized by a broad spectrum of craniofacial, vascular and skeletal manifestations with four genetic subtypes described forming a clinical continuum.

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Guidance for genetic testing
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