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whats kartagener's syndrome?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Cilia: Kartagener syndrome is an inherited disorder that prevents the cilia (little hairs that whip out foreign material) from removing material for the respiratory tracts. This causes bronchiectasis & frequent infections (pneumonia, sinusitis, bronchitis & ear infections).
Answered on Feb 26, 2013

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