Sweat Testing

Sweat testing is used to diagnose Cystic Fibrosis. This test is not painful, but produces a tingling "pins and needles" feeling in the arm.

 

Departments that offer Sweat Testing

Why Choose CHOP for CF Care

The Cystic Fibrosis Center at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia is accredited for care, teaching and research by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

Your Child's CF Center Visit

During each visit to the Cystic Fibrosis Center, your child may see a number of multidisciplinary experts. Learn about the care they provide.