Connective tissue disorders like Marfan syndrome are common in the world’s population. Connective tissue abnormalities characterise Marfan’s syndrome.
Heart ,blood vessels bones, tendons, cartilage, eyes, skin, and lungs are just few of the many physiological systems impacted. (Source)
How To Remember Marfan Syndrome Signs & Symptoms ?
Marfan Syndrome Signs & Symptoms :
- Heart Murmurs
- Flat feet
- Breastbone that protrudes outward or dips inward
- Abnormally curved spine
- Tall and slender build
- High, arched palate and crowded teeth
- Extreme nearsightedness
- Disproportionately long arms, legs and fingers
Mnemonic: “i feel Horny as F*** when BATHED“
Mind Map / Concept Map /Memory Aid/ Mnemonic To Remember Marfan Syndrome Signs & Symptoms
Remember this for your NExT Medical Exit Test exam & USMLE, Pre-Med, NCLEX exams.