Cystic fibrosis - resourcesResources - cystic fibrosis
The following organizations are good resources for information on cystic fibrosis :
Cystic fibrosis is a disease that causes thick, sticky mucus to build up in the lungs, digestive tract, and other areas of the body. It is one of th...
- Cystic Fibrosis Foundation -- www.cff.org
- March of Dimes -- www.marchofdimes.org/baby/cystic-fibrosis-and-your-baby.aspx
- National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute -- www.nhlbi.nih.gov/health/health-topics/topics/cf
- US National Library of Medicine, Genetics Home Reference -- ghr.nlm.nih.gov/condition/cystic-fibrosis
Review Date: 11/12/2016
Reviewed By: Jennifer K. Mannheim, ARNP, Medical Staff, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Health, Seattle Children's Hospital, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, Brenda Conaway, Editorial Director, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.