MCQ – 89246


A 3-year boy with a history of recurrent pneumonia and faltering growth is subjected to a sweat chloride test, which comes back positive with levels more than 80 mmol/L on two occasions. Which of the following statements about this condition is incorrect:

A. Pulmonary involvement attributes majorly to the morbidity and mortality


An autosomal recessive inheritance


Most common mutation -F508del


Meconium plug syndrome could be the only clue at neonatal period

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