Cystic Fibrosis

A Genetic Disorder

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what is Cystic Fibrosis

Cystic fibrosis is rare genetic disease. It was first discovered by American physicican Dorothy Andersons in New York in 1938 when 49 of his patients faced pancreatic problems caused by this disease.

This critically serious disease develops slowly and infects the followin organs.

In Canada one in 2000 Canadians are affected by Cystic Fibrosis.