Cystic Fibrosis 
An autosomal recessive condition. ...
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Cystic Fibrosis 

An autosomal recessive condition. Mutations affect a specific gene on chromosome 7. The affected gene is the CF transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) gene. Abnormal transport of Chloride & Sodium across epitheliums leads to thick secretions. Affects 1:2000 live births. 



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