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Cystic Fibrosis (CF) is an inherited or genetic disease that causes an overproduction of thick mucous in many organs of the body, but most commonly affects the lungs. As a result, patients with CF can have a chronic cough, phlegm production, shortness of breath, chest tightness, sinus problems and occasionally cough up blood. As the disease progresses the lungs will lose their functional capacity to a level where the patient is unable to live without a lung transplant.
The diagram below provides a before and after view of how CF affects a patient's lung(s).
The Lung Transplant Program at the University Health Network works in partnership with the
Toronto Adult Cystic Fibrosis Centre and St. Michael's Hospital to:
If you would like to make an appointment please contact the booking office at 416-864-5409. You can also book an appointment by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. or visit
Toronto Adult Cystic Fibrosis centre for more information.