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1
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Cystic fibrosis effects on the body

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Lungs - sticky mucus build up 
Skin - sweat glands 
Liver - blocked bile duct 
Pancreas - Blocked 
Intestine - cant fully absorb nutrients
2
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Angelman Syndrome

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Epilepsy
Mental retardation(severe)
Awkward gait
Inappropriate laughter

3
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Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS)

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Hypotonia
Mental retardation (mild-moderate)
Short stature
Marked obesity

4
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Retinoblastoma

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Most common eye tumor in children

5
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Aspergillosis

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diseases caused by infection by fungi of the genus Aspergillus

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