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... I to have a daughter with elevated sweat chloride results and no known genes. She has classic CF signs and was diagnosed years ago despite her very shy genes. ... (10 replies)
... You really should go to a CFF accredited center for the sweat test where they are well trained in how to administer the sweat test. Our daughter's test came back inconclusive because it was done WRONG at the local hospital in our city. ... (6 replies)
... CF is usually diagnosed through a sweat test when a child exhibits difficulty in gaining weight or recurrent lung infections. ... (7 replies)

... We don't know if she is CF or not... She has had on positive test in 1993 and about 7 inconclusive test in the past year and 1 negitave... anyhow I always thought that if you had a positive test that meant that you were positive... ... (0 replies)
... e got her File from the hospital and Doctor in the other town. He was shocked to find that in 1993 when our daughter was 5 months old and in the hospital that a Sweat Test had been done and was positive. ... (10 replies)
... First of all, think nothing of the advice you've gotten from others who know so little about CF. CF research has come a loooong way now. Second, about the sweat test. ... (7 replies)
... I would say do genetic AND sweat testing. Just as sweat testing is inconclusive for some,genetic testing is for others. I was positive via sweat test. had a lot of clinical symptoms and 1 DF508 came up on genetics testing...I was diagnosed with CF. ... (8 replies)
... Yes, the sweat test can be administered incorrectly. ... (3 replies)
... the coughing, wheezing and lack of significant weight gain. Her sweat test was done at our local hospital and it came back inconclusive. ... (6 replies)
Just a Question
May 5, 2002
... time... Just none as long... Ok... I took her to our new dr. and he got all of her records from Fairbanks Memorial... To his suprise... At age 5 months she had a sweat test that came back showing extreme high levels of salt... He said that this was a positive CF diagnoses... ... (1 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. ... (7 replies)
Any Ideas?
May 14, 2002
... Okay,so what do you do if the test is inconclusive? ... (3 replies)
... so they decided that I did not have it because most other CF babies has sweat tests in the 100's or higher. ... (12 replies)
Any Ideas?
Jun 18, 2002
... e doctors contantly and we cannot get a diagnosis. One day they think Celiac , next Day something mechanical now we are in the waiting period for my sons second Sweat Chloride test to confirm if he has CF. In the mean time they are saying he is just contipated. ... (3 replies)

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