CFTR gene on chromosome 7
(CTFR codes Cl-channel secreting Cl in lung and GI tract, reabsorbing Cl in sweat glands)
☆misfolded CFTR membrane protein
↑Cl concentiation in pilocarpine induced sweat test
recurrent pulmonary infection,pancreatic insufficiency→malabsorption with steatorrhea(fat containing stool),meconium ileus in newborn,infertility,nasal polyps,digital clubbing
nutrition & healthy weight gain
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