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
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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.
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Published: 1 August 2013
Updated: 4 April 2016
- One of a suite of revised and updated inherited metabolic diseases leaflets.
- First published.