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What is a type of lung disease that can kill at a young age?

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Dr. John Overholt
Internal Medicine - Allergy & Immunology
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In brief: Cystic fibrosis

Though CF is a systemic disease, it is usually the pulmonary manifestations that are fatal.
Many CF patients now live into adulthood.

In brief: Cystic fibrosis

Though CF is a systemic disease, it is usually the pulmonary manifestations that are fatal.
Many CF patients now live into adulthood.
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