HCU confirmed diagnosis: description in brief
- Public Health England
- Part of:
- Newborn blood spot screening programme: supporting publications
- First published:
- 1 August 2013
- Last updated:
- 4 April 2016, see all updates
This leaflet outlines homosycstinuria (HCU), a rare metabolic condition, its effects and treatments for infants and children.
Results of the newborn blood spot screening: parent information sheet homocystinuria (HCU) confirmed diagnosis
PDF, 771KB, 8 pages
This file may not be suitable for users of assistive technology. Request an accessible format.
If you use assistive technology (such as a screen reader) and need a version of this document in a more accessible format, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. Please tell us what format you need. It will help us if you say what assistive technology you use.
This leaflet gives outline information on homosycstinuria (HCU).
Healthcare professionals should download and print out this leaflet for parents of babies who have a confirmed diagnosis of HCU.
You can print this document in booklet form if your computer has that option.
Published: 1 August 2013
Updated: 4 April 2016
- One of a suite of revised and updated inherited metabolic diseases leaflets.
- First published.