Pathogenetic Basis of Aortopathy and Aortic Valve Disease

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You may be eligible for this study if you meet the following criteria:

  • Conditions: aortopathy | aortic valve disease
  • Age: Between 0 - 100 Years
  • Gender: Male or Female

Inclusion Criteria
Subjects with aortic disease including TAA* or dissection, aortic tortuosity, or aortic hypoplasia/stenosis (based on any cardiac imaging modality including echocardiography, CT, MRI, or angiography)
Subjects with a syndromic or genetic diagnosis that poses risk for the development of aortic disease who have not yet developed disease
Subjects with aortic valve disease
Family members of eligible subjects
Control subjects having tissue removed during a surgical procedure
Tissue donors who have authorized the use of their specimens for research
Leftover specimens being stored within an Indiana University and/or Indiana University Health lab or storage facility from patients who fall into previously described inclusion criteria
Exclusion Criteria
Inability or unwillingness to provide consent

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