Chapter 10. Management of Pregnancy in Marfan Syndrome, Ehlers–Danlos Syndrome and Other Heritable Connective Tissue Disorders

  1. Celia Oakley MD, FRCP, FESC, FACC1 and
  2. Carole A Warnes MD, FRCP, FACC2
  1. Lilian J Meijboom and
  2. Barbara JM Mulder

Published Online: 16 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470994955.ch10

Heart Disease in Pregnancy, Second Edition

Heart Disease in Pregnancy, Second Edition

How to Cite

Meijboom, L. J. and Mulder, B. J. (2007) Management of Pregnancy in Marfan Syndrome, Ehlers–Danlos Syndrome and Other Heritable Connective Tissue Disorders, in Heart Disease in Pregnancy, Second Edition (eds C. Oakley and C. A. Warnes), Blackwell Publishing, Malden, Massachusetts, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470994955.ch10

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Professor (Emeritus) of Clinical Cardiology, Imperial College School of Medicine at Hammersmith Hospital, London, UK

  2. 2

    Professor of Medicine, Mayo Clinic Consultant, Division of Cardiovascular Diseases, Internal Medicine and Pediatric Cardiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 20 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405134880

Online ISBN: 9780470994955

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Keywords:

  • management of pregnancy;
  • marfan syndrome;
  • ehlers-danlos syndrome;
  • heritable connective tissue disorders;
  • osteogenesis imperfecta

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Marfan syndrome

  • Ehlers-Danlos syndrome

  • Osteogenesis imperfecta

  • Pseudoxanthoma elasticum

  • Achondroplasia