Familial Taad

Some articles on taad, familial taad:

MYH11 - Clinical Significance
... Thoracic aortic aneurysms leading to acute aortic dissections (TAAD) can be inherited in isolation or in association with genetic syndromes, such as Marfan ... When TAAD occurs in the absence of syndromic features, it is inherited in an autosomal dominant manner with decreased penetrance and variable expression, the disease is ... Familial TAAD exhibits significant clinical and genetic heterogeneity ...

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