Conditions & Treatments

  • Condition

    Cystic Fibrosis

    What is cystic fibrosis? Cystic fibrosis (CF) is an inherited disease of the glands that make mucus and sweat. It is a long-term (chronic), progressive disease. But improved treatments have made it possible for people with this disease to live longer lives. Most people with...

  • Treatment

    Cystic Fibrosis Center

    The Cystic Fibrosis Center at St. Louis Children's Hospital provides treatment for infants and children with cystic fibrosis. For more information on the Cystic Fibrosis Center, call 314-454-KIDS (5437)....

  • Condition

    Cystic Fibrosis-Related Diabetes

    Cystic Fibrosis-Related Diabetes (CFRD) is a unique type of diabetes that occurs in people with cystic fibrosis. It is not the same as diabetes in people without CF....

  • Condition

    Cytomegalovirus (CMV)

    Overview CMV (cytomegalovirus) is a herpes virus. It is very common. It affects people of all ages and in all parts of the U.S. In most cases CMV causes mild symptoms, or no symptoms at all. But it can cause serious problems in an unborn...