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Neonatal screening test

All parents are offered the opportunity to have their baby screened for a number of rare disorders.

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Apgar score

The Apgar score is a test given to your baby straight after birth to assess their health. Find out what the score measures and what it means.

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What is a congenital disorder?

Congenital disorder, also known as congenital disease or birth defects, are conditions present from birth. Find out more about congenital disorders.

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Screening for Down syndrome

Down syndrome is a chromosomal disorder that affects 1 in 1,00 babies. Find out about the screening and diagnostic tests that can detect the condition.

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Pregnancy checkups, screenings and scans

Knowing what check-ups, screenings and scans to have and when to have them during your pregnancy is important information for every pregnant woman.

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Newborn screening tests - MyDr.com.au

Newborn screening tests can detect rare but serious genetic or metabolic disorders in newborn babies.

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“Kids are doing better and we’re saving lives”: how Australia has led the world in newborn screening | Know Pathology Know Healthcare

“Kids are doing better and we’re saving lives”: how Australia has led the world in newborn screening Nov 15, 2016 0 Comment Post By:Annette Stenhouse More than half the babies born in the world today still receive no screening

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ACD A-Z of Skin - Neonatal and infantile acne

Neonatal and Infantile acne affects babies in the first 3 months of life.

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ACD A-Z of Skin - Neonatal lupus erythematosus

Neonatal lupus is an autoimmune disease. It occurs when an antibody is transferred from the mother to the baby.

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Maternal screening - Pathology Tests Explained

Why and when to get tested for maternal screening

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