Jean Feigelson

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BACKGROUND Pathologic changes of the pancreas have been observed as early as the recognition of the disease termed initially "cystic fibrosis of the pancreas". Atrophy of the gland and its fatty infiltration were considered as usual features. The aim of this study was to follow-up the evolution of cystic fibrosis pancreas and to define its successive stages(More)
Experience gained from liver studies in 450 patients with cystic fibrosis, seen in a 38 year period from 1964 to 1992, is surveyed. Of these, 31 (7%) showed findings that indicated multilobular cirrhosis. There was a slight but not significant male predominance: 19 males against 12 females. Liver disease had its onset during childhood in most cases. The(More)
To assess the relationship between the genotype and phenotype of adult CF patients we have selected from a group of 512 CF patients attending centres in France, all these of greater than 35 years. We have analysed the entire coding sequence of their CFTR genes. The complete genotype was determined in 7 of the 8 patients and clinical data regarding(More)
BACKGROUND Tuberculosis is rarely seen in patients with cystic fibrosis. CASE REPORT A 14-year old female adolescent, regularly followed for a well-tolerated form of cystic fibrosis, developed an acute respiratory infection with consolidation of the left inferior lobe, and no response to the usual antibiotic treatment of cystic fibrosis. Mycobacterium(More)