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Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a chronic, life-threatening autosomal, recessive (genetic) disorder that is inherited from both parents whose genes have undergone genetic changes (mutations) in the Cystic Fibrosis Membrane Conductance Regulator (CFTR) protein which is encoded by the CFTR gene. This is one of a number of topics that we review every few years common adverse effects, contraindications and key counseling points.