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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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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 affecting 1 in 1,100 babies. Screening tests for Down syndrome are routinely offered to pregnant women.

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Newborn bloodspot screening - myDr.com.au

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

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Newborn screening | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Newborn screening is a heel prick test that is performed on babies in their first few days of life

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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 were 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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Pregnancy - Pregnancy Topics - Screening tests for Down syndrome

Screening tests can be done to work out the chance that your baby has Down syndrome

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Pregnancy - Pregnancy Topics - Screening tests for neural tube defects

Screening tests can be done to work out the chance that your baby has a neural tube defect (eg spina bifida)

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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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Home | Population Screening and Cancer Prevention

Population Screening and Cancer Prevention is an important part of the healthcare pathway, reducing cancer mortality and morbidity through screening, early detection, community engagement and health promotion

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