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nbme15/Block 2/Question#31 (11.5 difficulty score)
A 24-year-old woman with Marfan syndrome ...

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submitted by cheesetouch(195),

pregnancy causes hypervolemia, and higher blood volume/flow through the heart will increase murmurs (aortic regurg.)

submitted by cassdawg(1390),

Pregnancy causes hypervolemia which can increase the risk of aortic dissection in Marfans syndrome


submitted by chaosawaits(6),

Wouldn't weight gain increase afterload due to increased peripheral resistance, which also increases AR?