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What are the common symptoms of having cystic fibrosis?
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Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
Pediatrics - Pulmonology
In brief: Vary
They vary among individuals.
Failure to gain weight, diarrhea or fatty stool, cough, frequent lung and sinus infections are some of the common symptoms.

In brief: Vary
They vary among individuals.
Failure to gain weight, diarrhea or fatty stool, cough, frequent lung and sinus infections are some of the common symptoms.
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
Dr. HARRY OPSIMOS
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Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Preventive Medicine
In brief: Cough + sputum
If above applies, kiss him/her on the skin.
If you taste salt it might be cf. A simple sweat test will rule it in or out.

In brief: Cough + sputum
If above applies, kiss him/her on the skin.
If you taste salt it might be cf. A simple sweat test will rule it in or out.
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
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