Cystic Fibrosis

Marissa Willard

What is Cystic Fibrosis?

Cystic Fibrosis is a disorder affecting the exocrine glands. It causes the production of abnormally thick mucus , leading to the blockage of the pancreatic ducts. Mucus cannot be completely cleared.


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