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  1. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects Digestion and the Pancreas
  2. Pancreatic Cancer Describes pancreatic cancer. Talks about symptoms and what tests are used to diagnose it. Provides treatment details. Lists factors that raise your risk.
  3. Cystic Fibrosis
  4. Whipple Surgery for Pancreatic Cancer Looks at a type of surgery that removes cancer from the pancreas. Covers why surgery is done and how well it works. Also covers risks.
  5. Pancreatic Cancer Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  6. C-Peptide Discusses C-peptide test, used to tell the difference between type 1 or type 2 diabetes, find the cause of hypoglycemia, or check whether a pancreas tumor (insulinoma) was completely removed. Discusses how the test is done and how to prepare for it.
  7. Pancreatitis Discusses pancreatitis, inflammation of the pancreas that causes abdominal pain. Discusses most common causes, which include gallstones and alcohol misuse. Covers symptoms and treatment with medicines or surgery to remove the gallbladder.
  8. Cystic Fibrosis: Helping Your Child Cough Up Mucus
  9. Aspartate Aminotransferase (AST) Covers aspartate aminotransferase (AST) test to measure the amount of AST enzyme in the blood. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  10. Alanine Aminotransferase (ALT) Covers alanine aminotransferase (ALT) test to measure the amount of ALT enzyme in the blood. Explains why test is done and how to prepare. Includes possible results and what they may mean. Looks at what may affect test results.
  11. Type 1 Diabetes Covers type 1 diabetes, also called juvenile diabetes or insulin-dependent diabetes. Describes how pancreas regulates blood sugar (glucose) levels. Includes info on hypoglycemia and hyperglycemia. Discusses treatments, including insulin.
  12. Pancreatic Neuroendocrine Tumors (Islet Cell Tumors) Treatment (PDQ®): Treatment - Patient Information [NCI]
  13. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects Breathing and the Lungs
  14. Cystic Fibrosis: Ways to Clear the Airways
  15. Lung Transplant for Cystic Fibrosis
  16. Nasal Potential Difference Test for Cystic Fibrosis
  17. Sweat Test
  18. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects the Sweat Glands
  19. Cystic Fibrosis and Exercise
  20. Medicines That Can Cause Pancreatitis
  21. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects the Reproductive System
  22. How Cystic Fibrosis Affects the Bones
  23. Cystic Fibrosis: Getting Enough Calories and Nutrients
  24. Oxygen Therapy: Using Oxygen at Home

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