Cystic Fibrosis Questions


1. What organization founded the gene that causes Cystic Fibrosis and began to learn how to treat it?


2. What are two ways to loosen mucus in the chest?
A. Bowel surgery and lung transplant
B. Inflatable vest and lung transplant
C. Chest-clapper and inflatable vest
D. Feeding tube and bowel surgery

3. True or False?:
Most people with Cystic Fibrosis can have active lives.

4. True or False?:
The Cystic Fibrosis Foundation has been able to find a cure for CF.

5. What number chromosome affects cystic fibrosis?

6. How many classes of mutations are there related to cystic fibrosis?

7. True or False?:
You cannot inherit Cystic Fibrosis from your parents.

8. True or False?:
Cystic Fibrosis leads to heart infections