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A 24-year-old female asked:

Is palliative care usually covered by insurance for cystic fibrosis patients?

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Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 34 years experience
Should be covered: Palliative care should be covered by insurance, regardless of the underlying diseases a person has. One can call her insurance company to check. Palliative care can be really helpful when a patients diseases can no longer be improved by medical treatments.

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