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JUN 23, 2014 - Huffington Post

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College Star's NBA Dream Cut Short By Devastating Diagnosis

Former Baylor University center Isaiah Austin's basketball career met a premature end Sunday, after the rising basketball star revealed he'd been diagnosed with Marfan syndrome, a genetic disorder, during routine tests in preparation for the 2014 NBA draft. According to the National Institutes of Health, Marfan syndrome is caused by a genetic disorder that affects how the body produces connective tissue. People who suffer from Marfan syndrome, statistically about 1 in 5,000, are often tall and thin and can suffer from heart and blood vessel problems. In addition to other symptoms, the ... Read More

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