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Debilitating Pancreatic Disorder Linked To Cystic Fibrosis Gene

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September 7, 1998
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Duke University Medical Center
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Researchers report finding a strong and surprising association between the gene that causes cystic fibrosis and a debilitating form of pancreatitis, inflammation of the pancreas.

DURHAM, N.C.-- Researchers report finding a strong and surprising association between the gene that causes cystic fibrosis and a debilitating form of pancreatitis, inflammation of the pancreas.


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