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This Alpha-1 Foundation video explains more about the rare genetic condition Alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency from patients who have been diagnosed with the disease.

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Affecting approximately 100,000 people in the U.S., this little-known disease has now been linked to bronchiectasis. A study found that a woman in Munich, Germany, was treated for bronchiectasis as a result of a new cause of alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency. 

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Bronchiectasis News Today is strictly a news and information website about the disease. It does not provide medical advice, diagnosis or treatment. This content is not intended to be a substitute for professional medical advice, diagnosis, or treatment. Always seek the advice of your physician or another qualified health provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition. Never disregard professional medical advice or delay in seeking it because of something you have read on this website.

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