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Can A Child Of 13 With Cystic Fibrosis Play Vollyball Without Struggling
PFTs with albuterol: An additional comment: children with CF can participate in sports if they are able to do so. Obtaining a lung function test with and without a bronchodilator to determine whether there is treatable reactivity of the airway may be useful. This can be discussed with your doctor. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Please tell me what are emotional, intellectual and social effects of cystic fibrosis in a newborn to 6 week old child?
Please see: Cff.Org to begin your search. Also discuss with your doctors. ...Read more
Newborn boy has a severe mutation delf508 and a 5-t gt12. Was told that he might or might not develop mild cystic fibrosis. How does mild CF manifest?
Varies: Mild CF can vary from recurrent sinus infections, recurrent pneumonia, pancreatitis, fertility problems. One may have no evidence of CF until adulthood. Sometimes the first sign is recurrent pancreatitis in the second or third decade of life. Usually growth is not impaired. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Hello.I have got a 14 boy who was diagnosed sever ADHD and conductive disorder.He creates a lot of problems in school , he refuses to use any tablets?
There's something: Else going on. First, take him to his pediatrician for a complete physical & a random urine drug screen. He may open up to his dr. If alone. Seek referrals to a child & adolescent psychiatrist & a psychologist. If his behaviors are a danger to himself or others, seek an assessment by the admission team at a children's psychiatric hospital. His options are hospitalization or juvenile detention. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
A family member, 56 yrs female, was diagnosed with carcinoma left breast in 2001 and underwent a masectomy. What are some ways to help her recover?
Due to poor weight gain, developmental delays, sweating - my nephew is being tested for cystic fibrosis- how long does one live with this?
Being dianosed with nonobstructive cardiomyopathy as a child, can he/she play any sports at all ie basketball or baseball?
How many blebs or bullae can a person have w/out underlying lung disease. I am 29, female with total 9 or 10 between both lungs, and one pneumothorax?
I'm bipolar and can't keep a relationship. What type of character traits in another person would be able to deal with my ups and downs?
I don't really know: of a particular character type to search for in a significant other if you are bipolar. I would encourage you to focus your energies on becoming as well as possible. The more healthy that you are - the higher the possibility that you will be able to establish a healthy relationship with a mentally healthy person. Take care. ...Read more
What to do if I have to come up with short term effects of cystic fibrosis ( social ) and long term effects of cystic fibrosis ( intellectual) any ideas?
Study your texts: The question appears to be an assignment and not amenable to a 400 character site answer.Your instructors will expect you to consult your texts and become proficient in related jargon. The answer has filled chapters in many written texts or research articles. ...Read more
Yes: Lung transplantation is a very important treatment option for people with cystic fibrosis that is severely limiting their physical ability. If successful, and it usually is, lung transplantation can offer a person with cystic fibrosis a renewed chance to regain the ability and energy to do many activities that others without this condition take for granted, including some sports. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Friend's kid is hyper, his dad has hyperactivity with mild torretes syndrome. Could their child be starting to get it?
Unknown: Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder is something that is usually inherited, therefore if dad has it, it is likely the child may have it. However, each person needs to be evaluated individually. You might suggest to your friend that they take their child to their pediatrician to be evaluated. By the way, most pediatricians evaluate a child for adhd with questionnaires. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I was born with cystic fibrosis. I'm now 35 and my lung function has gradually worsened the last years. I know that survival age is about 40 and I'm at peace with that. However, I still wonder: are there any recent findings about cystic fibrosis?
Mgt: I would advise following your lung function closely with your pulmonary specialist, optimizing your nutrition, and treating any exacerbations with antibiotics and chest physiotherapy. The use of DNAase has been shown to be effective. Some patients may benefit from treatments specifically targeted to their genotype. The CF foundation is another good resource for patients. Stay well. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Can my cousin with ehlers danlos syndrome live a full life if she mostly has skin involvement and not organ involvement? And can she have kids?
Detoxification: Skin is the largest organ of the body. It is a great detoxifier, but you do not want that to be its job or else this is the result. You need to find out why the other organs such as the liver, Intestines and her lungs are not functioning it optimal detoxification. ...Read more
My wife & son passed california newborn screening for CF, does that mean odds are low for typical cystic fibrosis or mild form?
Newborn screening : for Cystic Fibrosis is done by Immunoreactive Trypsinogen, IRT. If othe IRT level is ^, DNA tests for CF gene mutations are done on blood on the Guthrie card. CF Foundation-accredited Care Centers in CA look for an "intermediate" sweat chloride result in young infants who do not gain wt. & have bad gas, abdominal pain & loose or hard stools &/or wheezing/coughing for > 2 wks. to diagnose CRMS. ...Read more
We just found out our water well is infected with e coli. I am 23 weeks pregnant with a baby girl that has multiple issues, cystic hygrom, choroid plexus cyst, bilater club feet, heart defect. Is this related?
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