Introduction

Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited multiorgan system disorder affecting children and an ever-growing adult population. It is the most common life-threatening genetic disease among Caucasians and the major cause of severe chronic lung disease and pancreatic insufficiency in children. The disease generally manifests as mucosal obstruction of exocrine glands caused by defective ion transport within epithelial cells. Due to the array of affected organ systems and complicated medical therapies, appropriate CF treatment necessitates multidisciplinary team collaboration.

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