Marfan Syndrome

Hypermobility

Hypermobility describes joints that stretch further than normal. For example, some hypermobile people can bend their thumbs backwards to their wrists, bend their knee joints backwards,…

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Pectus carinatum

Pectus carinatum, keel), also called pigeon chest, is a deformity of the chest characterized by a protrusion of the sternum and ribs. It is distinct from the related deformity pectus…

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Ellen D. Dillavou, MD, Vascular Surgeon

Hi, my name is Doctor Ellen Dillavou. I'm a vascular surgeon and I'm part of the Department of Surgery at Duke University Medical Center. As part of the Division of Vascular…

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10 Genetic Mutations That Made People Superhuman!

- Hey, did you know that some people are completely impervious to pain? Ow, that's tender. Okay, clearly I'm not one of those people but some people in this world have genetic…

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