Clide #

Boy, Age: 7
Primary Diagnosis: Other Special Needs
cystic fibrosis- with multisystemic manifestation
Listed: Jan 2022
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Clide is developmentally on target for his age. He has age appropriate motor skills. His receptive and expressive language is well developed. There are no concerns with his development.  He interacts appropriately with adults and other children. He plays with toys and has age appropriate interests.

Medically, Clide is monitored by the Cystic Fibrosis clinic every 6 months. The disease is manifested by affecting the respiratory system – frequent infections and bronchiectasis, and the digestive system – indigestion, liver fibrosis, impaired insulin secretion and reduced glucose tolerance. His condition requires adherence to a high calorie diet, daily vitamins, probiotics, and daily meds.