Essay Marfan----- MARFAN SYNDROME ----- BY MELISSA STEVENS May 22, 2014 southeastern college Abstract Marfan syndrome is a genetic disorder that affects the body’s connective tissue. Connective tissue holds all the body’s cells, organs and tissue together. It also plays an important role in helping the body grow and develop properly. About.
Marfan syndrome and related conditions affect the body’s connective tissue. Connective tissue holds the body together and plays a role in its growth and development. Because connective tissue is found throughout the body, Marfan syndrome and related disorders can affect many parts of the body, including the heart and blood vessels, bones and joints, eyes, skin, and lungs.Below is a short.