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Low Fat Diet and FCS

The Standard of Care treatment for FCS patients is a very low fat diet (≤ 15% by calories), in which patients consume fewer than 20-25 g of fat per day. many patients find it very difficult to adhere to such a diet.

Ira Goldberg, M.D., Director, NYU Division of Endocrinology, Diabetes, and Metabolism, NYU Langone Medical School, New York, NY is a leading authority in the management of FCS.

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