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Do both parents have to be cystic fibrosis gene carriers for their child to get it?

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Dr. William Walsh
Addiction Medicine
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In brief: Yes

It is a recessive trait, so both have to have the gene to pass it to a child.

In brief: Yes

It is a recessive trait, so both have to have the gene to pass it to a child.
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