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Causes of Cystic Fibrosis - Causes of Cystic Fibrosis
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- Causes of Cystic Fibrosis
As this eMedTV article explains, the cause of cystic fibrosis is linked to a defect in a gene called the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) gene. This segment discusses this gene in detail, including inheritance risks.