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How does nasal irrigation help treat cystic fibrosis?

Nasal irrigation may provide temporary relief of symptoms for a patient with cystic fibrosis, though if achieved, this relief will be temporary. People with cystic fibrosis may suffer from heavy secretions within their sinuses, leading to chronic sinusitis. 

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