Cystic Fibrosis: Review

Yana, I Gusti Agung Ari Kusuma (2021) Cystic Fibrosis: Review. Jurnal Sains dan Kesehatan, 3 (1). ISSN 2303-0267

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Cystic fibrosis (CF) is a reversed autosomal genetic disease that originates from some white or caucasian races. This condition is caused by mutations in the CFTR gene, especially the CFTR Phe508del. If CFTR damage or error occurs then normal function will be disrupted and have a clinical impact on other organs or multiorgan. Complications such as the pancreas, liver, digestive tract, bone, genital, and respiratory tract that can cause most deaths in patients with cystic fibrosis. Malabsorption, inflammation, infection and lung obstruction are signs of cystic fibrosis. Therapy for cystic fibrosis is limited to the improvement of the airway mokus, recovery of infections maintained with antibiotics, improve physical health and nutrition of patients.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: cystic fibrosis, mokus, saluran pernafasan, mutasi gen
Subjects: L Education > L Education (General)
Q Science > Q Science (General)
R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RM Therapeutics. Pharmacology
R Medicine > RS Pharmacy and materia medica
Z Bibliography. Library Science. Information Resources > Z665 Library Science. Information Science
Divisions: Faculty of Pharmacy > Department of Pharmacy
Depositing User: I Gusti Agung Ari Kusuma Yana
Date Deposited: 24 Jan 2022 03:44
Last Modified: 24 Jan 2022 03:44

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