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Cystic fibrosis

Absence of pancreatic enzymes leads to malabsorption of fat and weight loss. Pancreatic enzymes replacement before and after meals.

High protein, high calorie (advanced stages)

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Atherosclerosis

Increase blood cholesterol and triglyceride level. Risk factors include diet, increase BP, stress, diabetes, smoking.

Low saturated fat diet.