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what can be done for cystic fibrosis sufferers?

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Dr. James Ferguson
45 years experience Pediatrics
Supportive care: CF patients benefit from active coordinated care involving their pcp and a regional cystic fibrosis care center.These are usually part of a children's hospital and involve pediatric pulmonologists and other respiratory care specialists.
Answered on Jun 10, 2014

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