Familial chylomicronemia syndrome (FCS) prevents the body from breaking down fats. Eating even a little fat can be dangerous, and the condition can lead to potentially fatal pancreatitis. Visit www.FCSFocus.com for more information, support and other resources that have been created specifically for the FCS Community in partnership with patients and caregivers.
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