Homocystinuria and Marfan's syndrome are similar in that they both have some similar clinical features, all the following are features that differentiate Marfan's syndrome from homocystinuria except
|A||Inheritance in Marfan's is AD whereas homocystinuria is auto recessive|
|B||Marked osteoporosis is frequent in homocystinuria|
|C||Mental retardation is common in homocystinuria|
|D||Thromboembolic phenomena a are common and frequently fatal in Marfan's syndrome|
Thromboembolic phenomena a are common and frequently fatal in Marfan's syndrome
a. There are a number of features common to homocystinuria and Marfan’s syndrome Autosomal recessive inheritance, marked osteoporosis, mental retardation are the differentiating points.
b. Thromboembolic phenomenon are common and frequently are fatal-in homocystinuria