Is the Sweat Test Infallible in Cystic Fibrosis?
Article first published online: 21 JAN 2008
Volume 74, Issue 3, pages 423–426, May 1985
How to Cite
COLLINS, J. E. and ROLLES, C. J. (1985), Is the Sweat Test Infallible in Cystic Fibrosis?. Acta Paediatrica, 74: 423–426. doi: 10.1111/j.1651-2227.1985.tb10996.x
- Issue published online: 21 JAN 2008
- Article first published online: 21 JAN 2008
- Submitted July 5, 1984. Accepted Sept. 27, 1984
- Cystic fibrosis;
- sweat test
ABSTRACT. The diagnosis of cystic fibrosis is straight forward if the clinical findings and sweat sodium are considered together. We describe 3 patients where the diagnosis has proved difficult as both the clinical features and sweat sodium have varied between normal and abnormal.