This table lists symptoms that people with this disease may have. For most diseases, symptoms will vary from person to person. People with the same disease may not have all the symptoms listed. This information comes from a database called the Human Phenotype Ontology (HPO) . The HPO collects information on symptoms that have been described in medical resources. The HPO is updated regularly. Use the HPO ID to access more in-depth information about a symptom.
|Medical Terms||Other Names||
|80%-99% of people have these symptoms|
|Cystic medial necrosis of the aorta||0200146|
|30%-79% of people have these symptoms|
|Abnormality iris morphology||
Abnormality of the iris
|Ascending aortic dissection||0004933|
Increased heart size[ more ]
|Coronary artery atherosclerosis||
Plaque build-up in arteries supplying blood to heart
|Descending aortic dissection||0012499|
|Left ventricular failure||0005162|
|5%-29% of people have these symptoms|
|Abdominal aortic aneurysm||0005112|
|Abnormality of the sternum||
|Aortic root aneurysm||
Bulge in wall of root of large artery that carries blood away from heart
Long slender fingers
Spider slender fingers[ more ]
|Bicuspid aortic valve||
Aortic valve has two leaflets rather than three
Easy bruising[ more ]
|Carotid artery dilatation||0012163|
|Descending thoracic aorta aneurysm||0004959|
|Dilatation of the cerebral artery||0004944|
Coughing up blood
|High, narrow palate||
Narrow, high-arched roof of mouth
Narrow, highly arched roof of mouth[ more ]
Widely spaced eyes[ more ]
Depleted blood volume
|Patent ductus arteriosus||0001643|
|Peripheral arterial stenosis||0004950|
Flat foot[ more ]
|Prenatal maternal abnormality||0002686|
Receding lower jaw
Weak jaw[ more ]
Abnormal curving of the spine
Increased body height
|Transient ischemic attack||
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