Articles about Cystic Fibrosis Disability Claims
Cystic fibrosis is a life-threatening, genetic disorder that attacks the respiratory system. It causes bodily secretions to become thick and sticky – mainly in the lungs and pancreas — which results in a multitude of problems throughout the body. Obstructed airways cause extreme breathing difficulties, and obstruction of the pancreas leads to digestive disorders.
Cystic fibrosis is a disease that is widely recognized as a disabling condition, but disability claims for respiratory impairments such as cystic fibrosis are often denied. Read the articles below to learn more about cystic fibrosis disability claims.