Newborn Metabolic Screening Services screen for abnormal conditions of newborns. If the child’s results are reveal a metabolic or genetic condition, specialists will refer the parents to further laboratory testing.
Newborns are screened for the following conditions:
- Congenital hypothyroidism
- Congenital adrenal hyperplasia
- Hemoglobinopathy disease
- Biotinidase deficiency
- Cystic fibrosis
- Metabolic disorders