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1

Cystic fibrosis effects on the body

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

2

Angelman Syndrome

Epilepsy
Mental retardation(severe)
Awkward gait
Inappropriate laughter

3

Prader-Willi Syndrome (PWS)

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

4

Retinoblastoma

Most common eye tumor in children

5

Aspergillosis

diseases caused by infection by fungi of the genus Aspergillus

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