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Cystic Fibrosis in Children

Cystic fibrosis is a complicated illness that requires clinical care by a doctor or other health care professional. Listed in the directory below you will find additional information about cystic fibrosis, for which we have provided a brief overview. Multidisciplinary teams organized into CF centers are recommended for care of CF and have been shown to result in less illness and longer lives for CF patients.

Cystic Fibrosis Overview

Genetics of Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic Fibrosis and the Respiratory System

Cystic Fibrosis and the Digestive System

Cystic Fibrosis and the Reproductive System

Symptoms of Cystic Fibrosis

Diagnosis of Cystic Fibrosis

Treatment of Cystic Fibrosis

Feeding Your Child With Cystic Fibrosis