Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis is a rare disorder that affects multiple organs. It affects cells that produce lubrication in the body, such as mucus and sweat.

It typically affects children and can be diagnosed at birth.

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Doctor Make an appointment with a pulmonologist

How many people More than 30,000 people in the US

Recovery Frequently fatal

Diagnosis Requires a medical diagnosis

Understand the Basics, Causes, and Risks

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Read this article to learn about the difficulties that cystic fibrosis presents to those who have it.