Is What You're Feeling IPF?

Find out if what

you’re feeling

could be IPF

Could you or someone you know have idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis?

Answer these 4 crucial questions to find out.

IPF Symptoms Questions
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IPF Symptoms - Cough
Persistent dry cough?

A chronic cough that does not contain mucus

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IPF Symptoms – Shortness of Breath
Shortness of breath?

Especially after mild physical activity

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IPF Symptoms – Crackling Breath Sounds
Crackling breathing sounds?

Does your doctor hear this when you breathe in?

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IPF Symptoms – Rounded Fingertips
Rounded fingertips?

Widening and rounding of fingertips and toes

Thank you for completing the IPF Sign/Symptom Checker.

If you checked Yes to one or more questions, you may want to print your results for your next doctor appointment.

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1 IPF Symptom Checker Results, Dry Cough Selected
2 IPF Symptom Checker Results, Shortness of Breath Not Selected
2 IPF Symptom Checker Results, Shortness of Breath Selected
3 IPF Symptom Checker Results, Crackling Breathing Sounds Not Selected
3 IPF Symptom Checker Results, Crackling Breathing Sounds Selected
4 IPF Symptom Checker Results, Rounded Fingertips Not Selected
4 IPF Symptom Checker Results, Rounded Fingertips Selected

This is not a diagnosis. Only a specialist, called a pulmonologist, can confirm an IPF diagnosis.

Think someone you know may have IPF? Email the IPF Sign/Symptom Checker.

CHALLENGES of

RECOGNIZING

IPF SYMPTOMS

Watch the frustrations Connie faced while recognizing symptoms of IPF before her diagnosis. Just like Bernie Williams’ father, she kept seeking answers about her symptoms.

Recognizing IPF Symptoms Video

Know the

symptoms

IPF is so rare that some doctors may not be familiar enough with the disease to recognize the symptoms. People need to know the signs because the sooner IPF is identified, the sooner care can begin.

IPF Symptoms Video

To learn more about

IPF or find A

pulmonologist

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Understand IPF and Its symptoms

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IPF vs COPD
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