Marfan Syndrome

By Natalia Aguilar

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What is Marfan syndrome? Overview

Marfan syndrome also knows as scoliosis is a disorder that makes your spine into a Hunchback Your could either get it on the top of your back or the bottom. People with Marfan syndrome don't have a ligament that help the spine stay straight.

Citation

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