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Cystic fibrosis

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Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a genetic disorder that affects mostly the lungs but also the pancreas, liver ... In rare cases, cystic fibrosis can manifest itself as a coagulation disorder. ..... who tast...

Cystic firbosis. Information about cystic fibrosis at Patient. | Patient

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Cycstic firbosis is a serious medical condition that can have many different symptoms. ... If you inherit only one cystic fibrosis gene, you are called a carrier. .... Most people with cystic fibrosis die of lung complications, mainly respiratory and ...

About Cystic Fibrosis | CF Foundation

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Learn about cystic fibrosis, a genetic lung disorder that affects the pancreas and other organs, and how to treat and live with this chronic disease.

WARNING * This is about Dying from CF. . . Not a cheerful post!

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May 15, 2010 ... .I would like to share what it's like to DIE of Cystic Fibrosis. If you don't want to know, if you're not asking yourself the same questions I did years ago, then ... I can still do a few things, but not many without suffering for it later.

Cystic Fibrosis Trust - FAQs

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What is cystic fibrosis? How common is cystic fibrosis? What causes cystic fibrosis? Can you catch cystic fibrosis? Is cystic fibrosis known by any other name ?

End of life care for adult cystic fibrosis patients: Facilitating a good ...

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CF patients live with the possibility that they may die young, whilst retaining .... we are very good at medically), and how to deal with them dying appropriately, ...

Frequently Asked Questions - Cystic Fibrosis Center - Pediatric ...

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Cystic fibrosis is the most common and most serious genetic disease in Caucasians. ... Even if there is no history of disease in your family, if you and your partner are both ... Babies born today can expect to live longer because treatment is improving. ... Some patients survive to their 50s or 60s; others die early in childhood.

Husband of woman dying from cystic fibrosis pens heart-breaking ...

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Oct 26, 2015 ... Cystic fibrosis , which fills the lungs with a clogging mucus, can be the most ... you to become part of the statistic that three people in the UK die ...

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Oct 11, 2012 ... Help us Help those with Cystic Fibrosis! ... With a simple gift of time, talent and/or money, you can aid the team that is closer than ever to ...
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Aug 12, 2009 ... In Memory of Stacy Goodall, age 15, who died from Cystic Fibrosis! ... know more about Cystic Fibrosis and how you can help with donations or ...
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Living with cystic fibrosis: My life expectancy is 31. I'm 29. So that's ...

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Feb 23, 2008 ... You'd hardly know I was ill if you were to look at me. ... So cystic fibrosis has one advantage - it sifts out the nice guys from the idiots. Can I .... But many die in childhood, so the average life expectancy can only tell us so much.

Cystic Fibrosis - KidsHealth

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Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited disease that causes the body to produce mucus ... The thicker mucus has trouble moving out of the lungs, so bacteria can remain and .... But there is hope: 15 years ago, most children with CF would die before ... Note: Clicking these links will take you to a site outside of KidsHealth's control.

Cystic Fibrosis Airway Disease- Cure4CF

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Cystic fibrosis (CF) is the most common inherited disease affecting the developed ... At present about half of those with CF will die by their late 30s from lung disease. ... 1 in 25 people with caucasian ancestry can carry a defective CF gene (often ... leading research and achievements, and how you can help us find a cure.