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Cystic Fibrosis Symptoms

The following are the most common symptoms for cystic fibrosis. However, individuals may experience symptoms differently. Symptoms may include:

As stated above, the symptoms of cystic fibrosis differ for each person. Infants born with cystic fibrosis usually show symptoms by age two. Some children, though, may not show symptoms until later in life. The following signs are suspicious of cystic fibrosis, and infants having these signs may be tested for CF:

The symptoms of cystic fibrosis may resemble other conditions or medical problems. Consult a doctor for a diagnosis.

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