Cystic Fibrosis

Heredity disorder that affects the Exocrine Gland

What and how do children acquire it? Can it be Prevented?

Genes control the movement of water and salt through the body cells. When a mutation occurs in the CFTR gene that is what causes the mucus to build up in your lungs.Children acquire these through the genes of the parents. One parent can be a carry and not be diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis.Cystic Fibrosis is a disorder that can't be prevented

How do we detect Treatment conditions?

To detect treatments, kids with Cystic Fibrosis have to take many diagnosed test. You will go through mental and physical test. Knowing the level of Cystic Fibrosis helps develop a treatment plan.