Cystic fibrosis: what is hidden behind this word

" What Is Cystic Fibrosis? " A Spoken Word Piece By Morgan Grindstaff (Health And Medical Video July 2018).

Cystic fibrosis is an hereditary disease caused by a gene mutation and affects many organs and systems of the body.

The name of the disease from the Latin language is translated as a combination of two words - "mucus" and "viscous."

Patients with cystic fibrosis primarily suffer from those systems of the organism, where there are glands secreting the mucous secretion - respiratory and digestive.

Also, the work of the external secretion of the pancreas, sweat and salivary glands, and liver is disturbed.

There are three main forms of the disease:

Cystic fibrosis: what is hidden behind this word

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