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  • Cystic fibrosis is an inherited disease characterized by an abnormality in the glands that produce sweat and mucus.
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  • Since the 1970s, the life spans of CF patients have been prolonged, with advances in early diagnosis, care, and disease therapy.
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  • Cystic fibrosis is an inherited disorder that causes severe damage to the lungs and digestive system.
  • http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmedhealth/PMH0063023/
  • Cystic fibrosis is an inherited disease of your secretory glands, including the glands that make mucus and sweat.
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cystic_Fibrosis
  • Cystic fibrosis (CF), also known as mucoviscidosis, is a genetic disorder that affects mostly the lungs but also the pancreas, liver, kidneys, and intestine.[1][2] Long-term issues include difficulty breathing and coughing up mucus as a result of frequen...
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  • As the disease progresses, the cells in the pancreas that make insulin may also be damaged causing the patient to develop diabetes.
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  • Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disease that causes
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  • The Lung Transplant Program at the Massachusetts General Hospital Transplant Center brings together state-of-the-art technology and leading-edge medical and surgical interventions to provide patients with individualized care before and after their lung t...
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  • Review our evolving understanding of cystic fibrosis as inherent to tissues (not circulating factors)
  • http://www.nhs.uk/conditions/cystic-fibrosis/Pages/Introduction.aspx
  • Cystic fibrosis is a genetic condition in which the lungs and digestive system become clogged with thick sticky mucus.
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    News

    Outrage as cystic fibrosis drug firm posts big profit
    The Guardian - Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Cystic fibrosis drug scandal: 'It gave us back our lives'
    Express - Tuesday, February 12, 2019
    Calls for action on patients denied ?100,000 cystic fibrosis drug
    The Guardian - Thursday, February 7, 2019
    Drug Combo Tolerated in Younger Children With Cystic Fibrosis
    Physicians Briefing - Thursday, February 7, 2019
    My son's life depends on this cystic fibrosis drug. And ministers stand in the way
    The Guardian - Thursday, February 7, 2019
    Family of a four-year-old cystic fibrosis sufferer are considering uprooting to Scotland in the hope it will give their daughter access to a 'wonder drug' not available on the NHS in England
    Daily Mail - Thursday, February 7, 2019
    Cystic fibrosis sufferer, 30, who 'could die' if she has children because her lungs may fail under the strain of pregnancy slams the NHS after being denied funding for IVF and surrogacy
    Daily Mail - Thursday, February 7, 2019
    Cystic fibrosis sufferer refused funding for surrogacy
    News Now - Thursday, January 31, 2019
    Airway clearance techniques for cystic fibrosis: an overview of Cochrane Reviews
    Cochrane - Friday, January 25, 2019
    Nebulized hypertonic saline triggers nervous system-mediated active liquid secretion in cystic fibrosis swine trachea
    Nature - Thursday, January 24, 2019
    Cystic Fibrosis Drug Combo Found Safe and Effective for 2-5 Years Olds
    Newswise - Tuesday, January 15, 2019
    Ivacaftor (marketed as Kalydeco(R)), a new specific therapy for cystic fibrosis
    Cochrane - Saturday, January 12, 2019
    Inhaling Hypertonic Saline May Aid Infants With Cystic Fibrosis
    Physicians Briefing - Tuesday, December 18, 2018
    Blood Test Could Lead to Cystic Fibrosis Treatment Tailored to Each Patient
    Science Daily - Thursday, December 13, 2018
    Early Intervention in Cystic Fibrosis: CFTR-Related Organ Damage Progression From in Utero through Adulthood
    Medpage Today - Thursday, December 13, 2018
    'Our Christmas miracle is happening': 17-year-old with cystic fibrosis awakes from two-week coma caused by a minor viral infection that doctors feared could be fatal
    Daily Mail - Thursday, December 13, 2018
    'Our Christmas miracle is happening': 17-year-old with cystic fibrosis awakes from two-week coma
    News Now - Thursday, December 13, 2018
    Claire's Place Foundation Assists Over 150 Families with Cystic Fibrosis
    EIN News - Thursday, December 13, 2018
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    Videos

    UPMC Physician Resources: Pediatric Grand Rounds: Cystic Fibrosis
         
  • Review our evolving understanding of cystic fibrosis as inherent to tissues (not circulating factors)

  • Cystic Fibrosis - 3D Atlas Videos - Health Library - Nebraska Medicine ; Omaha, NE
         
  • Cystic fibrosis is a genetic disease that alters the body's respiratory, digestive, and reproductive systems.

  • Cystic Fibrosis Awareness Month 2014
         
    May is Cystic Fibrosis awareness month and the Mauli Ola Foundation (MOF) continued their mission by holding Surf Experience Days and Hospital Visits! Since 2007, MOF has taken nearly 3,000 CF patients surfing at nearly 200 Surf Experience Days and has no...

    NIH VideoCast - Demystifying Medicine - Cystic Fibrosis: A Common Inheritable Disease with Many Unknowns
         
  • The course includes presentation of patients, pathology, diagnosis and therapy in the context of major disease problems and current research.

  • Cystic Fibrosis Introduction
         

    Video Game Makes Medical Treatment Fun For Kids
         
    It's called Ki-Breath, and it promises to revolutionize the treatment of Cystic Fibrosis in children. It's a video game that's not only fun to play, but can increase the lifespan of people with this terrible illness. Anthony introduces us to one of the ga...

    A breath of fresh air for cystic fibrosis research
         
    HSCI Principal Faculty member Jayaraj Rajagopal, MD, and his colleagues began this research project because they wanted to make human airway tissue in a dish. It's very difficult to get human cells from a person's airway or lung, so scientists haven't bee...

    Novel Cystic Fibrosis Rx Approved
         
    http://www.dailyrxnews.com/orkambi-lumacaftor-and-ivacaftor-vertex-pharmaceuticals-approved-treat-cystic-fibrosis-patients For the first time, the FDA has approved a cystic fibrosis drug that targets the cause of the disease for most patients. The U...

    Episode #0064 Cystic Fibrosis and Starting a Family
         
    Cystic Fibrosis and Starting a Family - Jenny Davison, 39 years old with cystic fibrosis (CF), happily married, the proud mother of her 10 year-old daughterDara and LIVING BREATHING SUCCEEDING on a daily basis... A little over a decade ago marriage ...

    Pediatric Playbook - Cystic Fibrosis
         
    http://on.chbos.org/cystic_fibrosis Watch as Boston Children's physician Debra Boyer explains cystic fibrosis -- and how it affects the body -- in our new series, Pediatric Playbooks. Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a common hereditary (inherited) chronic dis...

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    Dorothy Hansine Andersen who first described cystic fibrosis in 1938 (Photo at National Library of Medicine).
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    Edith was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis (CF) in January 2014 when she was just a few weeks old following a routine newborn screening test.
    The gene responsible for cystic fibrosis encodes a protein called cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR), and hundreds of different variations of this gene can result in a defective CFTR protein.
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    Pediatric Grand Rounds: Cystic Fibrosis
    Edith was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis (CF) in January 2014 when she was just a few weeks old following a routine newborn screening test.
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    The gene responsible for cystic fibrosis encodes a protein called cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR), and hundreds of different variations of this gene can result in a defective CFTR protein.
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    Pediatric Grand Rounds: Cystic Fibrosis
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    CFTR Genetics in Pancreatitis and Cystic Fibrosis
    Nasal polyps (Small, sac-like growths consisting of inflamed nasal mucosa) are seen with asthma, hay fever, chronic sinus infections, and cystic fibrosis.
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    Your Health: David Weill, MD, on Cystic Fibrosis
    Cystic fibrosis is caused by a pair of mutated genes - one gene from the father, the other from the mother
    CFTR Genetics in Pancreatitis and Cystic Fibrosis
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    Nasal polyps (Small, sac-like growths consisting of inflamed nasal mucosa) are seen with asthma, hay fever, chronic sinus infections, and cystic fibrosis.
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    Your Health: David Weill, MD, on Cystic Fibrosis
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    Cystic fibrosis is caused by a pair of mutated genes - one gene from the father, the other from the mother
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    Who Is at Risk for Cystic Fibrosis?
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    Example of an Inheritance Pattern for Cystic Fibrosis
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    Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Screening
    Young boy in and outdoor setting. Could he have cystic fibrosis?
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    Example of an Inheritance Pattern for Cystic Fibrosis
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    Adult Cystic Fibrosis Team
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    Cystic Fibrosis Carrier Screening
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    Young boy in and outdoor setting. Could he have cystic fibrosis?
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    If you have Cystic Fibrosis (CF), you are not alone.
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    If you have Cystic Fibrosis (CF), you are not alone.
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    News Picture: Combo Treatment for Cystic Fibrosis Shows Promise
    News Picture: Cystic Fibrosis Might Be Deadlier for Hispanics, Study Suggests
    MONDAY Jan. 25, 2016, 2016 -- The cystic fibrosis drug ivacaftor appears safe and effective for young children, a drug company-funded study suggests.
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    News Picture: Combo Treatment for Cystic Fibrosis Shows Promise
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    News Picture: Cystic Fibrosis Might Be Deadlier for Hispanics, Study Suggests
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    MONDAY Jan. 25, 2016, 2016 -- The cystic fibrosis drug ivacaftor appears safe and effective for young children, a drug company-funded study suggests.
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