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What is the quality of life for a person with cystic fibrosis?

Today, advances in treatment have allowed people with cystic fibrosis to live well into adulthood. The current average life expectancy of people with cystic fibrosis is 38 years. People with cystic fibrosis can expect to lead a relatively normal life if they follow advised nutritional, physical and medication routines.

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Author: Dr Joanne Van der Velden PhD, BSc (Hons)
First answered: 18 Sep 2014
Last reviewed: 19 May 2018
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Category: Bronchitis


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