Severe Respiratory Diseases
Severe respiratory diseases
Around 100,000 people worldwide suffer from Cystic Fibrosis, the most common severe genetic disease. This multi-organ disease mainly affects the lungs, which are hit by chronic infections and inflammations that cause their progressive deterioration.
*Sources: ECFS Patient Registry, Report 2015
New cases of Cystic Fibrosis every year in Italy
Cases of Cystic Fibrosis affecting children in Europe