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... my child has been on antibiotic for 2weeks for mucous in his nose,he coughs all the time and has a runny nose, he is maybe healthy two weeks out of the month, he was diagnosed with asthma, and has to have treatments twice a day, nothing seems to help this horrible cough that he has, we have been on so much antibiotics they don't work, he has had uri, bronchitis, sinus... (0 replies)
... One of my good friends has been diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis since he was born. ... (2 replies)
... My niece turned thirty this past month. Three days ago she came to see me and said she had recently been diagnosed with cystic fibrosis, based on test results that were shared by her doctor's nurse over the phone. ... (3 replies)

... In regards to the denial of my PGD claim, please read the follow to further clarify that this is NOT a simple IVF or fertility treatment claim. ... (25 replies)
... CF is usually diagnosed through a sweat test when a child exhibits difficulty in gaining weight or recurrent lung infections. My guess is that your friend's child was diagnosed this way, as most children that young are easy to diagnose. ... (7 replies)
... chest physiotherapy, enzymes, etc. Why risk lung damage, etc by waiting another 3 months for a sweat test, which could very well come back as being inconclusive. My son CF, was born with a bowel obstruction and had two blood tests, which indicated he had homozygous delta 508. ... (7 replies)
... i hope you will contact me. i may be able to help you. patty, evanston, wy (1 replies)
... My friend is the carrier of cf and two of her children are also carriers, one of her children has a child with cystic fibrosis . ... (1 replies)
Could it be cf?
Feb 28, 2012
... our concern's. If all has seemed to fail then it would be best to take the "sweat test" which measures the amount of salt in the sweat. You can also do what some have done before the sweat test and lick the childs forhead. ... (2 replies)
Toddler with cf
Jun 28, 2008
... I wanted to give some insight, through my experiences and my research. I also want to make note that I am not a doctor. I am sharing with you my opinions and some of my evidence and findings regarding my research and experience. ... (10 replies)
... Hi, It sure sounds like you have been through alot and no real progress. I don't think it is outragous for you to ask your doctors about CF. ... (20 replies)
... At my pulmonologist's office, they test everyone for CF, regardless of what kind of symptoms they're having. ... (8 replies)
... point about genetic testing, gene mutations and CF diagnosis. First, I want to say that I do not mean to contradict Ratatosk as she is VERY knowledgeable about Cystic Fibrosis. ... (7 replies)
I am lost
Mar 29, 2017
... I am a 43 yo female who has never had pneumonia or pancreatitis. i have never been in the hospital for any health issues. I go to work every day. my colds last a few days and clear up. I am active an go to the gym. ... (2 replies)
... well speaking of secretions, I recently went to Emergency to check my lungs because I thought I was getting a cold, and it was late at night, so I went there. ... (44 replies)
... Like you, we had no family history and were completely shocked to learn we were both carriers of the cystic fibrosis genes. ... (10 replies)
... You need to find out immediately what the results mean. Testing positive for the CF gene could mean he's a carrier, or that he does in fact have CF. Please ask whether they found 2 copies or 1. You'll need to contact the doctor and ask specific questions. ... (11 replies)
... I just read your post to my husband whose daughter has CF. He said it does sound very much like his daughter when she was diagnosed. What have you found out since your post? ... (3 replies)

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