What Is Loeys-Dietz Syndrome? Center

Loeys-Dietz syndrome is an inherited genetic syndrome characterized by aortic aneurysms in children, which put them at a greater risk of dying. Physical characteristics of the syndrome include early fusion of the skull bones, widely spaced eyes, and split uvula or cleft palate. Treatment includes surgical repair of the aneurysms. Read more: What Is Loeys-Dietz Syndrome? Article

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