CFRD (Cystic Fibrosis Related Diabetes) CFRD Symptoms CFRD Treatment
CRFD (Cystic Fibrosis-Related Diabetes)
Diabetes can be a consequence of cystic fibrosis. This form of diabetes is called CFRD.
Thirst Weight loss Reduced lung function Frequent urination Fatigue
People with CFRD receive insulin in addition to, typically, a diet in which it is important to count carbohydrates in order to adjust the insulin dosage correctly. Exercise is also important, as it has an impact on lung function.