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TITLE : Cystic Fibrosis The Facts

Cystic fibrosis is an uncommon genetic disorder it primarily affects the respiratory and digestive systems symptoms often include chronic cough lung infections and shortness of breath cystic fibrosis is a genetic disorder that arises due to a mutation in the gene that codes for the cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator cftr everyone inherits two cftr genes one facts about cystic fibrosis cystic fibrosis cf is a chronic progressive and frequently fatal genetic inherited disease of the bodys mucus glandscystic fibrosis is one of the most common genetic diseases in caucasian populations one in 2500 babies are born with the disease usually to parents who have no idea that they each carry one defective cf geneget this from a library cystic fibrosis the facts ann harris maurice super updated information on cf psychological aspects heart lung transplants and treatment of patients

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