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Case 68: Unknown Connective Tissue Disorder and Postural Tachycardia Syndrome 

Case 68: Unknown Connective Tissue Disorder and Postural Tachycardia Syndrome
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Case 68: Unknown Connective Tissue Disorder and Postural Tachycardia Syndrome
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Peter Novak

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780190889227.003.0073
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date: 30 October 2020

The testing showed a typical postural tachycardia syndrome (POTS) pattern but was negative for small fiber neuropathy. Although the patient has marfanoid habitus, she tested negative for the fibrillin-1 gene mutation which underlies the Marfan syndrome; she is more likely for positive for Ehlers-Danlos syndrome.

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